King Salmon

(Oncorhynchus tschawytscha)

King Salmon, also called Chinook Salmon, is the largest and rarest of the Pacific Salmon species. King Salmon is highly valued for its colour, high oil content, firm texture and succulent flesh.

FISHING LOCATION: FAO 67 – Gulf of Alaska, SE Alaska, British Columbia, State of Washington.

CATCH METHOD: Gill net, Seine net

CATCH SEASON: June through August

PRODUCT FORMS: Fresh, in season and frozen