Coho (aka Silver) Salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch)
Habitat: Coastal streams and rivers, nearshore coastal waters, open ocean. They are anadromous, meaning they hatch in freshwater rivers and streams then migrate to the ocean to feed and grow, and return to their home streams to spawn.
Range: North Pacific Ocean, Alaska to Central California
Avg. Size: ~24-30 in
Diet: Herring, anchovies, sardines, plankton, aquatic insects
Photo: NOAA Fisheries