An adult salmon is now in the ocean free from its spawning ground. Adult salmon spend 1 to 4 years in the ocean swimming and feeding throughout the Gulf of.
Reaching the estuary, an area near the ocean where fresh and salt water mix, the young salmon linger to allow their bodies to adjust to salt water. They feed.
Salmon /ˈsæmən/ is the common name for several species of ray-finned fish in the family . Although most adult Pacific salmon feed on small fish, shrimp, and squid, sockeye feed on plankton they filter through gill rakers. Kokanee salmon are.