What do salmon fish eat?

Answer Salmon come in a variety of colors, including pink, silver, blue and green, and can grow up to 130 pounds or more, depending on their species, food supply and other environmental factors. The diet ... Read More »

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How to Fish for Salmon on the Salmon River in New York?

New York's Salmon River is a popular location for anglers looking to catch chinook or coho salmon. In fact, the current world record coho was caught in the Salmon River. The river is restocked ever... Read More »

How do I fish for salmon in New York's Salmon River?

Time the RunVisit New York's Salmon River during prime spawning season. Spawning runs of steelhead, coho and king salmon are short-lived, perhaps a month each. After living most of their lives in L... Read More »

What size are salmon fish?

The size of salmon varies according to the species. For example, Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) average 10 to 15 pounds, but can grow to 135 pounds. Coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) av... Read More »

What is the name of a young salmon fish?

When salmon first hatch, they are known as alevins. When they emerge from their nest, they are referred to as fry or fingerlings. As they continue to grow and develop, they are known as brandlings.... Read More »