At different times of the year, the Campbell hosts all five species of Pacific salmon: chinook , coho, chum, sockeye, pink - and even the odd Atlantic salmon escaped from a nearby fish farm.
Finally things have begun to heat up a bit for the winter chinook fishery as the numbers of fish continued to increase throughout February.
Facedown in the water, a jolt of fear shot through me the first time I came face-to-face with a chinook , which aimed straight at me before veering sharply away.
Each run of Pacific chinook , coho, sockeye, pink, and chum salmon knows how to survive in a specific spawning stream.
Many named winds: chinook , fohn and the berg wind for example, identify this adiabatic condition.
Construction timing, geared toward the beginning of 2005, coincides with the birth and early life cycles of sockeye, chinook and coho salmon, steelhead and sea-running cutthroat trout.
The plankton blooms began to occur a couple of weeks early, and the chinook promptly disappeared from our usual winter spots.
The young snakes prey on recently hatched steelhead trout and chinook salmon and on the tadpoles of yellow-legged frogs.
A 2000 study published in Neurology found that when warm westerly winds, called the chinook winds , came off the Canadian Rockies, migraines increased in patients.
But Striped Bass is a predator that may be impeding the recovery of listed species including steelhead trout, chinook salmon , delta smelt and splittail.