Sturgeon Fest

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500 N Harbor Dr - Milwaukee, WI 53202
Information: 262-375-2715
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Riveredge is working with the Wisconsin DNR volunteers and donors on a long-term project to restore a breeding population of lake sturgeon to the Milwaukee River. Events & Activities include a Scavenger Hunt and fun for the kids; Try out a kayak with Milwaukee Kayak Company; Meet our fellow Green frends (WI DNR, Milwaukee Riverkeepers and others); Food Trucks: Gouda Girls; Hard Wood Café; Sushi Go! and Sweet Delight Kettle Corn. Public sturgeon release. Sponsor a sturgeon for $10 and release it into Lake Michigan - citizen science in action. Following the Sturgeon release, we invite you to enjoy a free, live performance by Kohl's Wild Theater from the Milwaukee County Zoo. Learn about easy actions children can take from home to help animals and their habitats.
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