chum salmon

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a large Pacific salmon with small spots on its back

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It's a happy day when the group pulls out several large chum salmon.
The Port Orchard Rotary Club provided the Discovery Alternative High School student volunteers with chum salmon eggs obtained from a local hatchery.
Mature (adult return) chum salmon (Oncorhynchus keta) migrate from offshore into coastal waters and natal rivers to breed [1,2].
All the fish caught here were big silvers except one chum salmon.
Additionally, chum salmon are semelparous and cease feeding activity before the initiation of upriver migration for spawning.
Influence of the abundance, size, and yolk reserves of juvenile Chum Salmon (Oncorhynchus keta) on predation by freshwater fishes in a small coastal stream.
One example of a CIM project can be found in the Tongass National Forest, where a project will stabilize a watershed that acts as spawning habitat for Portland chum salmon, a key species in Alaska.
It's great with Alaska king crab, chum salmon roe, sockeye salmon sushi and pollack with salsa.
nihonkaiense and that 26 chum salmon caught during autumn lacked such infection.
based Cooper River Marketing was promoting wild Alaska king, sockeye, Coho, pink and chum salmon at its booth--and clearing up a few misconceptions.
Smaller numbers of age-1 chinook salmon and age-0 chum salmon, O.