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Dr. Micah Keiffer performing transmitter implant surgery on sturgeon

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Dr. Micah Keiffer of the USGS Eastern Ecological Science Center (EESC) at the S.O. Conte Research Laboratory performing surgery on a sturgeon to implant an acoustic receiver used to monitor movements.  USGS North Atlantic and Appalachian Regional Director, Mike Tupper, and Deputy Director, Dan Hipper, and USGS EESC Director, Tom O'Connell observe.


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