Chinook on the move
Large king throws a wake as it moves from one area of the riffle to another. Eel Drainage.
Window into another world. Salmon redds are unique and vital aspects of our local streams. Eel Drainage.
Big kings, great redd. Eel drainage.
Main Stem Eel near Dyerville
Salmon have spawned extesively in the main stem above and below the forks. DFW had the river open to fishing recently, and I witnessed "liners" trying to snag salmon right off the redds.
Dead coho (silver) salmon carcass in the wetland area of Piper's Creek in Carkeek Park, Seattle. We're having a fantastic run of chum salmon this year, but seeing a coho in the creek is especially exciting!
common in the stream, where apparently it's a self breeding population (very rare in Italy)
09/10/2013, 10:50 AM
Canon EOS 5D Mark II, 1/100 sec, f/8, 105mm (EF24-105mm f/4L IS USM), ISO 3200 (auto), Exp comp -1/3
San Diego County, California, US
Every year this species is stocked into these lakes for fishing. A non-native species that is said not to survive through the summer heat if not caught as intended.
Salmonidae are a family of ray-finned fish, the only living family currently placed in the order Salmoniformes. It includes salmon, trout, chars, freshwater whitefishes and graylings. The Atlantic salmon and trout of genus Salmo give the family and order their names.