The salmon run; an epic upstream journey

Salmon are one of the most well known creatures in our rivers, and every year they provide one of natures greatest spectacles; the salmon run. This amazing annual journey takes salmon from the ocean to the rivers they were born in. The journey begins with a gathering in the sea, where the salmon have spent between 1-4 years maturing, growing, and gaining strength. The salmon then wait at the river mouth for the autumn rains Continue Reading...