Pink Salmon

(Oncorhynchus gorbuscha)

Pink Salmon, also called Humpback Salmon, are the smallest and most abundant of the Alaska Salmon species. Pinks are distinguished by their light, rosy pink-coloured flesh, tender texture and delicate flavour.

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

CATCH METHOD: Gill net, Seine net, Troll

CATCH SEASON: June through September

PRODUCT FORMS: Fresh, in season and frozen