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Valdez, Alaska, USA, has a robust Pink Salmon fishery. Hordes of "Humpies" swarm in the shallow run-off from their native lake, hoping to spawn.
- © Janet MacCausland
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Salmon Pink Salmon Humpies strive spawning waters Valdez Alaska USA crowd fishing industry harvest fishery managed broiling churning fishery managed Pink (Humpy) Salmon Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha ) Spawning males develop hump silvery cream to gray – pink silvery cream to gray - pink Salmon spawning Redd © Janet MacCausland Sockeye nesting breeding cold water Acanthopteri Actinopterygii Animal Animal Behaviour Animalia Behaviour Bony Fish Fish Group of Animals Hypsifario Kennerlyi Migrate Oncorhynchus Pacific Salmonids Perciformes Percomorphi Salmonid Salmonidae School Underwater Vertebrate water Wildlife Spawning Phase Family: Salmonidae(Ray-finned fish) genus Salmo fresh water anadromous predator Pacific salmon is semelparous or dies after spawning. Pink Salmon Humpies Valdez Alaska Salmon Run
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