white sturgeon

a dark gray sturgeon, Acipenser transmontanus, inhabiting marine and fresh waters along the northwestern coast of North America, valued as a food and sport fish.
Also called Pacific sturgeon.
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white sturgeon

1. valuable source of caviar and isinglass; found in Black and Caspian seas [syn: beluga
2. food and game fish of marine and fresh waters of northwestern coast of North America [syn: Pacific sturgeon
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The elusive minimum viable population size for white sturgeon.
The white sturgeon spawning habitat includes the buried gravel-cobble reach but principally lies within the meander reach.
Immediately after retaining a white sturgeon and before fishing again, record catch information in ink.
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