Coho Salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch)


Coho Salmon
Oncorhynchus kisutch

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Salmoniformes
Family: Salmonidae
Genus: Oncorhynchus
Species: O. kisutch
The body of the coho salmon is elongate and somewhat compressed. The head is conical. This species is dark metallic blue or blue green above, becoming silvery on the sides and belly. There are spots on the back. The main distinguishing feature between the coho and chinook salmon is the color of the gums at the base of the teeth. Chinook salmon have a blackish lining while coho has a white lining. Cohos also have black spots only on the upper part of the tail fin, whereas chinook tail fins are completely covered with black spots.


Benton County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Alsea River (122) 11-21-2018 Alsea, OR
 

Clackamas County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Clackamas River (9) 2-13-2018 Estacada, OR
Sandy River (4) 2-15-2018 Sandy, OR
 

Clatsop County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Necanicum River (9) 3-27-2018 Seaside, OR
Nehalem River (86) 11-21-2018 Nehalm, OR
 

Columbia County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Nehalem River (86) 11-21-2018 Nehalm, OR
 

Coos County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Coos River (139) 11-27-2018 Coos Bay, OR
Coquille River (137) 11-27-2018 Coquille, OR
Sixes River (1) 3-1-2018 Port Orford, OR
Tenmile Lakes (122) 11-21-2018 Lakeside, OR
 

Curry County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Chetco River (252) 12-10-2018 Brookings, OR
Elk River (84) 11-27-2018 Port Orford, OR
Rogue Bay (6) 10-6-2018 Gold Beach, OR
Rogue River (38) 11-8-2018 Gold Beach, OR
Sixes River (1) 3-1-2018 Port Orford, OR
 

Douglas County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Galesville Reservoir (136) 11-27-2018 Azalea, OR
North Umpqua River (25) 12-31-2007 Roseburg, OR
Rogue River (38) 11-8-2018 Gold Beach, OR
Smith River (63) 11-13-2018 Reedsport, OR
Umpqua River (25) 9-15-2018 Roseburg, OR
 

Jackson County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Lost Creek Reservoir (39) 7-17-2018 Trail, OR
Rogue River (38) 11-8-2018 Gold Beach, OR
 

Josephine County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Rogue River (38) 11-8-2018 Gold Beach, OR
 

Klamath County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Rogue River (38) 11-8-2018 Gold Beach, OR
 

Lane County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Alsea River (122) 11-21-2018 Alsea, OR
Siuslaw River (111) 11-21-2018 Florence, OR
 

Lincoln County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Alsea River (122) 11-21-2018 Alsea, OR
Devils Lake (3) 4-25-2018 Lincoln City, OR
Salmon River (120) 11-21-2018 Otis, OR
Siletz River (128) 11-21-2018 Lincoln City, OR
 

Multnomah County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Lower Willamette River (3) 6-9-2017 Oregon City, OR
Sandy River (4) 2-15-2018 Sandy, OR
 

Polk County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Salmon River (120) 11-21-2018 Otis, OR
Siletz River (128) 11-21-2018 Lincoln City, OR
 

Tillamook County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Kilchis River (128) 11-21-2018 Idaville, OR
Nehalem River (86) 11-21-2018 Nehalm, OR
Nestucca River (164) 11-21-2018 Pacific, OR
Salmon River (120) 11-21-2018 Otis, OR
Tillamook Bay (71) 7-23-2018 Bay City, OR
Trask River (133) 11-21-2018 Tillamook , OR
Wilson River (130) 11-21-2018 Tillamook , OR
 

Yamhill County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Nestucca River (164) 11-21-2018 Pacific, OR