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Lake sturgeon are prehistoric! They are tough and they are big! One of the largest populations of lake sturgeon is in the Rainy River, Minnesota. This scenic, winding waterway marks our international border with Canada, and feeds the lake best known for walleyes—Lake of the Woods. This stretch of water is home to a strong, growing population of sturgeon. Getting to know lake sturgeon Lake sturgeon are the largest freshwater game fish found in the Great Lakes Basin. They are considered a nearshore warm-water species, preferring temps […]

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