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General Information on Sturgeon

Common facts on sturgeon

Have You Seen a Sturgeon?

Do you know what you should you do if you see a sturgeon in the Hillsborough River?

A Comparison of Three Sturgeon Species

This article offers a comparison of Atlantic, gulf, and shortnose sturgeon.

Facts About Gulf Sturgeon

This article presents population and biology facts related to gulf sturgeon, Acipenser oxyrinchus desotoi.


FWC Facts:
While native to South America, peacock bass have been stocked in South Florida canals and have become a very popular game fish.

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