One Giant fish of more than 100 kilos and which can be more than 100 years old were caught in the Detroit River, In the United States, in April. The animal was returned to nature.
The image of the “river monster” was released by the Alpana Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office, a city of about 10,000 people about 400 km from Detroit, Michigan’s capital.
Called the “real-life river monster”, the fish weighed 109 kilograms (240 lb), was 2 meters and 28 centimeters long (6’10 “) and was about 1 meter and 20 centimeters in circumference (4 feet).
“A once-in-a-lifetime catch for our crew of native species from the Detroit River last week!”. “This fish is one of the largest lake sturgeons ever recorded in the United States.”
“Depending on its circumference and its size, It is estimated to be a woman and she has been wandering in our waters for 100 years.“, A detailed description of the Alpana Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office.
In the state of Michigan, in the Detroit River, a 108-kilo ‘river monster’ has been caught in the United States. The fish can be up to 100 years old. – Photo: Montage / G1
“It was probably born on the Detroit River around 1920, when Detroit became the fourth largest city in the US,” according to the organization. “She was quickly returned to the river.”
Lake sturgeon is a freshwater fish that travels from Hudson Bay, Canada to the Mississippi River in North America, crossing the United States from north to south.
According to the US Fish and Wildlife Service, a male sturgeon lives between 50 and 60 years, but a female can live up to 150 years.