Article in Minneapolis Star Tribune features Success of the Sturgeon

If you have been following Lake of the Woods at all the past couple of years, it is probably no surprise the success the Lake Sturgeon has made.  The Rainy River is a hotbed for sturgeon.  The population and average size continues to climb.  A new breed of sturgeon angler has actually evolved due to the strong population of fish, the long season and the incredible fight these fish have.

Map of Rainy River area

Check out the article by C.B. Bylander, elaborating on the strong population and popularity of this prehistoric fish.

Surgin’ Sturgeon:  Success Story Continues on the Rainy River

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