California Sturgeon: Shallow Water Dinosaurs

San Pablo Bay offers anglers a prehistoric adversary: the formidable white sturgeon.

Heavy Lifting: Bring stout rods with sensitive tips to best larger sturgeon. Photo by Abe CuanangAbe Cuanang
Bay Beasts: White sturgeon make a perfect target for anglers who like to battle large fish in shallow water. Photo by Abe CuanangAbe Cuanang
Subtle Yet Strong: While the bite of a sturgeon might be soft, the fight is not. Work them in slowly, and handle them with care before reviving and releasing them. Photo by Abe CuanangAbe Cuanang