Wisconsin – Good conditions to greet sturgeon spearers

TweetContact(s): Ryan Koenigs, DNR Lake Winnebago sturgeon biologist, Ryan.Koenigs@wisconsin.gov, 920-303-5450; Jennifer Sereno, DNR communications, Jennifer.Sereno@wisconsin.gov, 608-770-8084 OSHKOSH, Wis. – When sturgeon spearing gets underway on Lake Winnebago and the upriver lakes this Saturday, spearers can look forward to seeing some … Continue reading →

Hells Canyon produces another record sturgeon

Tweet Tuesday, September 27, 2016 – 10:20 AM MDT Kirk Fairchild, Seamus Fairchild, Lawaine Fairchild and Homer Brown landed this giant 117″ White Sturgeon to qualify for a new catch-and-release Idaho State Record. August 16, 2016 Congratulations to Kirk Fairchild, Seamus Fairchild, … Continue reading →

Washington extends sturgeon fishing, raises limit in Wanapum and Priest Rapids reservoirs

TweetAction: Extend the harvest season for sturgeon Effective Dates: Oct. 1 through Nov. 30, 2016 Species affected: White sturgeon between 38 and 72 inches fork length Location: Priest Rapids Reservoir (from Priest Rapids Dam to Wanapum Dam) and Wanapum Reservoir … Continue reading →

Video Sturgeon Fest at Milwaukee River

TweetContact(s): Brad Eggold, DNR Great Lakes fisheries supervisor,Bradley.Eggold@wisconsin.gov, 414-382-7921; Jessica Jens, Riveredge Nature Center executive director, jjens@riveredge.us, 262-375-2715; Vicki Elkin, Fund for Lake Michigan executive director,vicki@fundforlakemichigan.org, 414-418-5008; Jennifer Sereno, DNR communications, 608-770-8084,Jennifer.Sereno@wisconsin.gov. NEWBURG, Wis. – Gliding gently around their tanks … Continue reading →