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Baby sturgeon discovered in James River highlight Rice Rivers Center research

November 16, 2018

 

Dr. Matt Balazik’s discovery of 148 baby sturgeon in the James River has received a lot of attention. Below are some of the stories in local, regional and national media that have raised awareness about the Virginia Sturgeon Restoration Team and the work done at Rice Rivers Center.

VCU News: Discovery of baby sturgeon in the James River marks potential milestone for restoration efforts

VCU Alumni: Discovery of baby sturgeon in the James River marks potential milestone for restoration efforts

VCU You Tube: Rice Rivers Center researchers locate baby sturgeon in James River

NBC 12 (Richmond): VCU researchers find baby sturgeon in the James River

Chesapeake Bay Magazine: Baby sturgeon count skyrockets in James River

Fox News: Baby Atlantic sturgeon found in Virginia river for first time in nearly a decade

WAVY 10 (Norfolk): VCU researchers find baby sturgeon in the James River

13 News Now (Norfolk): Baby sturgeon discovered in James River renew hope in restoration efforts

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