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Lake Superior

lake sturgeonLake Superior is the largest of the Great Lakes. It drains into Lake
Huron in the east via the St. Marys River. Link to information about
Lake Superior (Great Lakes Information Network).


The following agency and university representatives are coducting lake sturgeon activities in Lake Superior:

Anishinabek/Ontario Fisheries Resource Centre
Peter Meisenheimer & Curtis Avery - Anishinabek / Ontario Fisheries Resouce Centre, North Bay, ON

Bay Mills Indian Community Paul Ripple
Paul Ripple - Bay Mills Indian Community, Brimley, MI

Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Tom Pratt & Lisa O'Connor - Great Lakes Laboratory for Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, Sault Ste. Marie, ON
Tonia Van Kempen - Sea Lamprey Control Centre, Sault Ste. Marie, ON

Little River Band of Ottawa Indians
Corey Jerome - Little River Band of Ottawa Indians, Manistee, MI

Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Edward Baker - Marquette Fisheries Research Station, Marquette, MI

Michigan State University
Kim Scribner - Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Michigan Technological University
Nancy Auer - Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI

Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry
Mike Friday - Northwest Science and Information, Thunder Bay, ON

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Christie Deloria-Sheffield - E. Lansing Ecological Services Office, Marquette, MI
Cheryl Kaye - Marquette Biological Station, Marquette, MI
Henry Quinlan & Joshua Schloesser - Ashland Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office, Ashland, WI
Darin Simpkins - Green Bay Ecological Services Office, New Franken, WI
Nick Utrup - Twin Cities Field Office, Bloomington, MN

West Virginia University
Amy Welsh - West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Terry Margenau - Lake Superior Fisheries Team, Bayfield, WI

Selected Resources:

The Migratory and Reproductive Response of Spawning Lake Sturgeon to Controlled Flows over Kakabeka Falls on the Kaministiquia River, 2010 (pdf) - Mike Friday

A Synopsis of Lake Sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens) Culture, Marking and Stocking Techniques - OMNR (pdf)

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Last updated: March 3, 2016