white sturgeon

Saving white sturgeon

The Kootenai River, which crisscrosses the U.S. Canada border is home to the endangered white sturgeon. In order to help save the sturgeon the Kootenai tribe of Idaho is undertaking a massive habitat restoration project.

SciTech Now Episode 406

In this episode of SciTech Now, a look at the topography of teeth; a dwindling supply of plutonium threatens deep space exploration; meet the Kootenai tribe of Idaho who are saving the white sturgeon; and a speed-dating science competition.