Dynamics of Lake Sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens Rafinesque, 1817) in a ‘pristine’ river

T. Haxton, M. Friday, M. Gillespie
  • Journal of Applied Ichthyology, December 2017, Wiley
  • DOI: 10.1111/jai.13560

Lake sturgeon in a undeveloped, remote river

What is it about?

Examines the characteristics and dynamics of a lake sturgeon population that is under very little stress from harvest, development, habitat alterations etc. in remote areas of northern Ontario.

Why is it important?

Provides a rare look at a 'pristine' sturgeon population which may provide details on how population may have been naturally structured.

The following have contributed to this page: Dr Tim J Haxton