Sturgeon rescue

When it comes to a threatened fish population like the Sacramento River green sturgeon (Acipenser medirostris), every adult counts--especially females. These prehistoric-looking fish have many traits that Read More…

San Joaquin sturgeon captured on DIDSON

Sturgeon are growing increasingly rare along the west coast, especially in the San Joaquin Basin, the southern extent of their range. We estimate that this fish is Read More…

Rare White Sturgeon sighting

Although white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus) are native to the San Joaquin Basin, it’s uncommon to see them in shallow water habitat, and rare to have the opportunity Read More…