Atlantic Sturgeon Tour on the James River

Dr. Matt Balazik prepares to release an Atlantic sturgeon back into the James River.
101 Jordan Point Road
Hopewell, VA 23860
Region Central Virginia
Locality Hopewell City
Thursday, September 25, 2014 (5:00 PM-7:30 PM)
Jordan Point Yacht Haven: (804) 458-3398
Jordan Point Yacht Haven
Jordan Point Yacht Haven

On Thursday nights in September, 2014 .... Enjoy a magical evening on the James River searching for breaching Atlantic Sturgeon.  Sturgeon are prehistoric fish that are now on the endangered species list, but the James River has a growing population. Scientists are making discoveries about these wonderful creatures every season, as they migrate up into the river to spawn.

Dr. Matt Balazik, a leading sturgeon researcher, from Vigiinia Commonwealth University, will join us on each tour to share the Atlantic Sturgeon's story.

Admission Fee: $55 for a Guided Three Hour Pontoon Boat Tour

Last Updated: 2/25/2014 2:33 PM
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