Sockeye Salmon

(Oncorhynchus nerka)

Sockeye Salmon, also called Red Salmon, are highly prized for their rich flavour, deep red-orange colour, superb quality and high oil content.

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

CATCH METHOD: Gill net, Seine net

CATCH SEASON: Late June through early September

PRODUCT FORMS: Fresh, in season and frozen