Lake sturgeon reintroduction - Saginaw Bay Watershed

August 19, 2022 11:00AM - 3:30PM


Contact: Meaghan Gass

Design element: pictures of baby sturgeon being held in hands.

Saginaw Bay Watershed

Lake sturgeon reintroduction!

Join local, state, and federal partners for the reintroduction of juvenile sturgeon into the Saginaw Bay watershed. All are welcome to join the fun!

Public release events on Aug. 19 include:

  • 11 a.m., Tittabawassee River. It will be held at the Bob G. Caldwell Municipal Boat in Midland, MI. For more information, contact Jennifer Kirts at jkirts@chippewanaturecenter.org
  • Noon, Shiawassee River. The release will take place at Cole Park in Chesaning, MI, and will be hosted by the Friends of the Shiawassee River. For more information, contact Sarah Baker at sbaker@shiawasseeriver.org
  • 2 p.m., Cass River. The release is at the parking lot at the Gunzenhausen Walkway in Frankenmuth, MI, and will be hosted by the City of Frankenmuth. For more information, contact Dan Hopp at dhopp@frankenmuthcity.com.   

For more information on the event, or for accessibility needs, contact Michigan Sea Grant educator Meaghan Gass, gassmeag@msu.edu or (989) 895-4026 ext. 5

Tags: fisheries, fisheries & wildlife, lakes streams & watersheds, michigan sea grant, msu extension, natural resources

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