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Scientist Kent Williges Evaluates Ground Cover

Upland Habitat Associate Research Scientist Kent Williges (right) evaluates ground cover vegetation on the Okaloacoochee Slough Wildlife Management Area with Land Manager Jean McCollom (left).


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FWC Facts:
The life expectancy for Gulf sturgeon is 20-42 years. The oldest age documented for a tagged and recaptured Suwannee River Gulf sturgeon is about 27-28 years.

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