Chum Salmon

The salmon in Bowker would probably be Chum salmon (Oncorhynchus keta), the most common species of salmon on the island. They have a 3-4 year lifespan and spawn in freshwater streams.  Chum are the most sensitive species of salmon, which will make it difficult for them to return to Bowker Creek, but aren't discriminating as to where…Chum Salmon