Pacific salmon

Pink or Humpback SalmonOncorhynchus gorbuscha• small scales • oval spots on the back and tail • up to 75 cm (30") and 5 kg (12 lbs)



sockeye salmon

Sockeye Salmon

Oncorhynchus nerka • fine dark speckles on back, no spots on tail • up to 84 cm (33") and 6.8 kg (15 lbs) • landlocked sockeye are called kokanee

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Coho or Silver Salmon

Oncorhynchus kisutch • irregular dark spots on back and sometimes on upper lobe of tail fin • white or grey gums • up to 98 cm (38") and 12 Kg (30 lbs)

Spring or Chinook Salmon

Oncorhynchus tshawytscha irregular dark spots on back and both lobes of tail fin. up to 1.6 m (4'10") and 57 kg (126 lbs) black gums
Chinook Salmon

Steelhead Trout

Steelhead Trout

Oncorhynchus mykiss • black spots on back and tail fin • short head amd jaw • no teeth on back of tongue • up to 1.2 m (45") and 15kg (36 lbs) Cutthroat Trout

Cutthroat Trout

Oncorhynchus clarki • many black dots on back, sides, and fins • red streak below lower jaw (may be faint) • long head; upper jaw extends well past back edge of eye • teeth on back of tongue • up to 1 m (39") and 7.7 kg (17 lbs)

Atlantic Salmon

Atlantic Salmon

Salmo salar • X-shaped black spots on back • dark spots on dorsal fin and head • up to 1 m (39") and 18 kg (40 lbs)