APG: Sturgeon Monitoring

Project Title: APG: Atlantic and Shortnose Sturgeon Monitoring in and around APG waters.
MATOS Project Code: APGCB
Project Duration: June 2018 - November 2025
Project Description: Aberdeen Proving Grounds is monitoring the presence of Atlantic and shortnose sturgeon in and around army waters.
Objectives:
  1. Learn Migratory Patterns
  2. Determine abundance
  3. Protect endangerend species
Management Benefits:
Investigators:
  1. Hannah Schmidt (Aberdeen Proving Grounds Environmental Division) hannah.c.schmidt.ctr@mail.mil
Participating Organizations:
  1. UMD Solomons Island
  2. Delaware Natural Resources Environmental Control
Funding:
  1. US Army