Sturgeon

These two-year-old juvenile Nechako white sturgeon are anticipated to be released sometime this June. Nechako White Sturgeon Conservation Centre hatchery manager Mike Manky said they are approximately 70 centimetres long. (Mike Manky photo)

Juvenile Nechako white sturgeon to be released in June

Annual release to be closed to the public, says hatchery manager

These two-year-old juvenile Nechako white sturgeon are anticipated to be released sometime this June. Nechako White Sturgeon Conservation Centre hatchery manager Mike Manky said they are approximately 70 centimetres long. (Mike Manky photo)
The Brown family of Chilliwack with one of the largest sturgeon caught so far this season on the Fraser at 10.2 feet. (Submitted)

B.C. family recounts ‘experience of a lifetime’ catching huge sturgeon

It took them more than two hours to reel in the 10.2 ft white sturgeon that weighed 522 pounds

The Brown family of Chilliwack with one of the largest sturgeon caught so far this season on the Fraser at 10.2 feet. (Submitted)
Healthy juvenile Nechako White Sturgeon at the hatchery in Vanderhoof. (Nechako White Sturgeon Recovery Initiative photo/Black Press Media files)

Nechako River: This endangered species is 175 million years old and needs your help

Nechako White Sturgeon Conservation Centre is vital to sturgeon survival

Healthy juvenile Nechako White Sturgeon at the hatchery in Vanderhoof. (Nechako White Sturgeon Recovery Initiative photo/Black Press Media files)
Healthy juvenile Nechako White Sturgeon at the hatchery in Vanderhoof. Nechako White Sturgeon Recovery Initiative. (File photo)

Annual Sturgeon release in Vanderhoof cancelled due to COVID-19

Fish will instead be released by the staff of Freshwater Fisheries Society of BC.

Healthy juvenile Nechako White Sturgeon at the hatchery in Vanderhoof. Nechako White Sturgeon Recovery Initiative. (File photo)