Commercial Fishing Photo Of The Day | Curious Coho

This Coho came aboard this summer while we were fishing off of Dall Island. The fish looked heathly and had no other obvious deformities. Has anyone else seen a split tail like this before on salmon species?

 

 

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Written by JuneauTek

Commercial Fishing Along The Pacific West Coast

2 comments

  1. My impression is this fish had it’s tail nipped when younger by a predator. It looks healed over well. Clearly it was able to survive…….for a while anyway till it ran into a net.

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