Missouri Record Fish Stories - Shovelnose Sturgeon and Green Sunfish

Missouri Record Fish Stories - Shovelnose Sturgeon and Green Sunfish

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Fish Stories - Shovelnose Sturgeon and Green Sunfish

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The Missouri state record catch for shovelnose sturgeon was set in 2001 by James Dockery. In 2017, his son Bowen would set the state record for the green sunfish. See how this record-breaking family affair is a whopper of a story.

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