Originally Posted by Jim Bennett
I had never heard of Silver Salmon, so looked it up. I guess it is another name for Coho Salmon, which I know well.
Also sometimes referred to as Blueback as well.
Your guide to salmon - in order of desirability.
King Salmon/ Chinook Salmon
Sockeye Salmon/ Red Salmon (Reds) (Kokanee in fresh waters)
Coho Salmon/ Silver Salmon (Silvers)
Pink Salmon/ Humpback Salmon (Humpies)
Chum Salmon/ Keta Salmon/ Dog Salmon (Fit only for dog food, seriously.)
Makes me want to go fishing...
Which I will be doing, on the White River Plateau - Flattops Wilderness next
week. Backpacking & tent camping.