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5 Salmon Species

A: HI I’m ALI

 

 

M: And I’m Milena

 

 

BOTH: AND WE ARE HERE WITH THE SALMON REPORT!

 

 

A: But first… the handshake.

 

 

M: Did you know that we only have 11 more days until we start to RELEASE OUR SALMON!

 

 

A: Many people have been asking… why are we releasing CHUM if we are the COHO?

 

 

M: This is because both species of salmon come back to this stream.

 

 

A: And it is a lot easier to get CHUM eggs.

 

 

M:  There are actually five species of salmon in the Pacific Ocean.

 

 

A: And we are going to teach you how to remember all five right now!

 

 

M: You can use your fingers to remember!

 

 

A:  The thumb is for chum

 

 

M: Pointer finger socks you in the eye for sockeye!

 

 

A: Middle finger is the tallest for the King salmon

 

 

M: The ring finger is for silver, which is another name for coho

 

 

A: Finally, the pinky.  This is for the pink salmon.

 

 

M: Try is out with your classmates sometime.

 

 

A: We will be back later to give you more salmon info!  That’s all for now!

 

 

M: And now back to you!