Chum salmon on the left, sheefish on the right.
This is one of the largest spawning areas for Pink salmon or humpback salmon, Oncorhynchus gorbuscha
Unfortunately some salmon did not make it past the bears
seen on the way up to Anan Wildlife Observatory, Anan Creek
Tongass National Forest, Alaska
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.