lake sturgeon


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lake′ stur`geon


n.
a sturgeon, Acipenser fulvescens, of the Great Lakes and the Mississippi and St. Lawrence rivers.
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Fish and Wildlife Service has completed initial reviews of Endangered Species Act (ESA) petitions for three species: the Gila topminnow, lake sturgeon and Siskiyou Mountains salamander.
Moreover, in 19th century, United States was responsible for a severe drop in pricing of caviar when lake sturgeon was found plentiful.
Restoration of Declining Lake Sturgeon Populations: A Northern New York Case Study, 58 pp.
Genoa National Fish Hatchery in Wisconsin supplies lake sturgeon to be stocked in northern Adirondack rivers within the St.
Bales, a naturalist and author, provides 12 essays about nature in East Tennessee, describing fleeting, short-lived, or transient flora and fauna: the short-eared owl; the jack-in-the-pulpit plant; the cerulean warbler; the ghost plant, which grows in areas without sunlight; the Appalachian panda, an ancestor of the red panda; the ruby-throated hummingbird; the freshwater jellyfish; the monarch butterfly; the seldom-seen lake sturgeon and its reintroduction into the waters of the Tennessee Valley; the whooping crane; the southern pine beetle; and the coyote-wolf and coyote-dog hybrids and their emergence in the eastern states.
(35.) Hare AJ, Waheed A, Hare JF, Anderson WG (2015) Cortisol and catecholamine responses to social context and a chemical alarm signal in juvenile lake sturgeon, Acipenser fulvescens.
For more than 25 years, Ontario Power Generation (OPG) has made it a priority to monitor the populations of lake sturgeon in its operating areas.
When the colonizers arrived, they renamed nme "lake sturgeon."
Old newspapers (1850-1915) in the Lake Michigan basin were surveyed for reports of large lake sturgeon ([greater than or equal to] 100 pounds = 45.4 kg).
Lake sturgeon age validation using bomb radiocarbon and known-age fish.
Ladies and gentlemen, behold the lake sturgeon: an evolutionary champion!
comm., Grand Valley State University) found that age-0 and age-1 lake sturgeon tagged with radio telemetry tags at depths greater than 5 m were hard to detect.
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