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DNR names new lead sturgeon expert

Published On: Jan 31 2013 06:44:50 AM CST   Updated On: Jan 31 2013 06:48:44 AM CST
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MADISON, Wis. -

State wildlife officials have a new lead sturgeon expert.

Department of Natural Resources biologist Ryan Koenigs will officially replace Ron Bruch on Feb. 9. Bruch served as the agency's lead sturgeon biologist from 1990 until last year. He now directs budgeting and communications for the DNR's statewide fisheries program.

Koenigs holds a bachelor's degree in fisheries and limnology from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and a master's degree in biology from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. He has served as a DNR fisheries management technician in Oshkosh for the last four years.

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