By: Dontez Garrett
The sturgeon it have black, whit skin they have long mouth.
It not that many sturgeon in the world and they have spikes on it back.
The Alabama sturgeon was first proposed for protected status in the early 1990s although by then the fish was already so rare its survival was uncertain.
The sturgeon's protection was opposed by a variety of industries located along Alabama's rivers for the fear economic impact.
A single female may release 100,000 to 3 million eggs but not all will be fertilized.
Alabama sturgeon reach 7 to 12 feet.
They eat bugs, fish, larvae.
The Alabama Sturgeon can survive 12 to 20 years.
Females lays 100,000 to 3 million eggs but not all will be fertilized.