10 sturgeon arrive from Xiamen

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 24 April, 2010, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 24 April, 2010, 12:00am

Ten sturgeon arrived safely at Ocean Park from the mainland yesterday and will be ready to to on public display in early June. After travelling 16 hours from Xiamen , the sturgeon are now under quarantine for a month and will be introduced to the new freshwater aquarium dedicated to them. The sturgeon is a protected species on the mainland. Ocean Park said the gender of the fish was still undetermined as they had not yet reached adulthood.