Less that 250 Adult Atlantic Sturgeon Remain in the Delaware River. Shipping Could be Preventing Their Resurgence
The Delaware River’s endangered Atlantic Sturgeon population is just one-tenth of one percent what it was in the late 1800’s. That’s according to a new study by the U.S. Geological Survey. WHYY’s Susan Phillips reports researchers say it’s the first time they have an accurate count of the fish.
(Original air-date: 8/4/22)