Lake Sturgeon Fishing & Registration Information

Overview & History of Lake Sturgeon in Michigan

  • History of Lake Sturgeon in Michigan Lake sturgeon are one of Michigan's most historic fish species. Read on for a history of Great Lakes lake sturgeon populations.
  • Background on Lake Sturgeon adult sturgeonLake sturgeon are a unique fish species in Michigan. These fish primarily inhabit large river and lake systems in the Mississippi River, Hudson Bay and Great Lakes basins. They are an important biological component of the Great Lakes fish community.

Lake Sturgeon Management Efforts

How Can You Help Lake Sturgeon in Michigan