Really? From the Columbia run? In Argentina?O. mykiss said:Those salmon are from the lower Columbia, likely tules. Just think what our salmon could be like if they were allowed to feed in the ocean for 5-6 years without being netted by Alaskan gill netters…
I rememeber reading about this many years ago. Originally brought down for Chilean and Argentine Aquaculture farms they had some escapements, they now are self sustaining supporting a healthy sport fishery. Here's an excerpttroutdude said:Really? From the Columbia run? In Argentina?
Yeah, I was thinking these were introduced with PNW fish but couldn't remember for sure. These fish were news awhile back.troutdude said:Really? From the Columbia run? In Argentina?
Shaun Solomon said:The kings in New Zealand originated with stock from the Sacramento River.
It makes you wonder about the possibility of isolating genetic material for use in recovery programs in natal streams.