Forming the Mississippi and Louisiana border, the Pearl River provides important spawning habitat for the
threatened Gulf Sturgeon, an endangered species which is the focus of this restoration project.
Date: Aug 6, 2021
Event: GMF Site Visit
Project: NOAA CRP #1003
"Fisheries Habitat Restoration in the Pearl River"
Location: Lake Pontchartrain Basin, Louisiana
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Photo by Carrie Robertson/
Gulf of Mexico Foundation