Sockeye Salmon Photo, Oncorhynchus nerka



Two male sockeye salmon, swimming together against the current of the Adams River.  After four years of life and two migrations of the Fraser and Adams Rivers, they will soon fertilize a female's eggs and then die. Adams River, Roderick Haig-Brown Provincial Park, British Columbia, Canada, Oncorhynchus nerka, natural history stock photograph, photo id 26163
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Two male sockeye salmon, swimming together against the current of the Adams River. After four years of life and two migrations of the Fraser and Adams Rivers, they will soon fertilize a female's eggs and then die. Adams River, Roderick Haig-Brown Provincial Park, British Columbia, Canada

Stock Photo: 26163
Species: Sockeye salmon, Oncorhynchus nerka
Location: Adams River, Roderick Haig-Brown Provincial Park, British Columbia, Canada
Lat/Long: N 050° 53' 57.80", W 119° 34' 14.74" (Coordinates: 50.89939°, -119.57076°)
Format: Digital 3:2
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Updated: September 26, 2018

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