The lake sturgeon fingerlings stocked in Big Stone Lake in 2014 have really grown!
According to an online article written by Tom Cherveny, 14- and 15-inch lake sturgeon were netted earlier in February.
In September 2014, four- to six-inch fingerlings were stocked in Big Stone Lake by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources office in Ortonville. According to the article, the sturgeon are growing at a proper rate, and its reintroduction is going as planned.
To read the full article, click here.
To see the video of the sturgeon being stocked in 2014, click here.