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Preparing Research Boats to Track Tagged Pallid Sturgeon
Preparing Research Boats to Track Tagged Pallid Sturgeon
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Title: Preparing Research Boats to Track Tagged Pallid Sturgeon


Biologist, Dave Combs prepares a tracking boat (foreground) and a DIDSON survey boat (background) to search the Yellowstone River for tagged pallid sturgeon, Near Fairview, Montana.  Pallid sturgeon in Montana are tagged with radio telemetry transmitters that are detected with large antennas mounted the boats.

Location: Fairview , MT, USA

Date Taken: 06/22/2012

Photographer: Aaron DeLonay
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Photographer Organization: USGS

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Type: JPEG image - 1.72 MB
Dimensions: 1920 x 1275
Resolution: 72 dpi

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