|When:||Tuesday, April 20 2010 @ 12:00 PM EDT - 02:00PM|
Along the Kootenay River
|Description:||Touch a prehistoric creature! Release a juvenile white sturgeon
On Tuesday April 20, the public has a chance to hold and release one of these “ancients of the deep” and, in so doing, can lend a helping hand to an endangered species. The juvenile sturgeon release will take place between noon and 2.00 p.m.at the Old Ferry Landing,
located at the end of Kootenay River Road just outside Creston.
The event is being organized by the Fish & Wildlife Compensation Program (FWCP)with support from:
~The Freshwater Fisheries Society of BC (FFSBC),
~Creston Valley Wildlife Management Area,
~The Ministry of Environment (MOE)
~The Kootenai Tribe of Idaho (KTOI).
To learn more, please visit the following link:
Release a Sturgeon!!