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 (129) 3-20-2019 Alsea, OR
 

Clackamas County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Clackamas River (22) 7-18-2019 Estacada, OR
Sandy River (12) 7-18-2019 Sandy, OR
 

Clatsop County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Necanicum River (12) 3-20-2019 Seaside, OR
Nehalem River (90) 6-28-2019 Nehalm, OR
Newhalem River (2) 3-13-2019 OR
 

Columbia County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Nehalem River (90) 6-28-2019 Nehalm, OR
Newhalem River (2) 3-13-2019 OR
 

Coos County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Coos River (146) 6-26-2019 Coos Bay, OR
Coquille River (141) 6-26-2019 Coquille, OR
Sixes River (4) 6-26-2019 Port Orford, OR
Tenmile Lakes (129) 6-26-2019 Lakeside, OR
 

Curry County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Chetco River (282) 6-6-2019 Brookings, OR
Elk River (86) 3-20-2019 Port Orford, OR
Rogue Bay (7) 1-19-2019 Gold Beach, OR
Rogue River Lower (55) 7-18-2019 Gold Beach, OR
Sixes River (4) 6-26-2019 Port Orford, OR
 

Douglas County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Galesville Reservoir (139) 6-26-2019 Azalea, OR
North Umpqua River (25) 12-31-2007 Roseburg, OR
Rogue River Lower (55) 7-18-2019 Gold Beach, OR
Smith River (67) 6-26-2019 Reedsport, OR
Umpqua River (42) 8-1-2019 Roseburg, OR
 

Jackson County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Lost Creek Reservoir (44) 6-6-2019 Trail, OR
Rogue River Lower (55) 7-18-2019 Gold Beach, OR
 

Josephine County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Rogue River Lower (55) 7-18-2019 Gold Beach, OR
 

Klamath County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Rogue River Lower (55) 7-18-2019 Gold Beach, OR
 

Lane County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Alsea River (129) 3-20-2019 Alsea, OR
Siuslaw River (114) 2-27-2019 Florence, OR
 

Lincoln County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Alsea River (129) 3-20-2019 Alsea, OR
Devils Lake (4) 4-10-2019 Lincoln City, OR
Salmon River (121) 2-6-2019 Otis, OR
Siletz River (134) 4-17-2019 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 (12) 7-18-2019 Sandy, OR
 

Polk County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Salmon River (121) 2-6-2019 Otis, OR
Siletz River (134) 4-17-2019 Lincoln City, OR
 

Tillamook County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Kilchis River (132) 3-20-2019 Idaville, OR
Nehalem River (90) 6-28-2019 Nehalm, OR
Nestucca River (170) 4-24-2019 Pacific, OR
Newhalem River (2) 3-13-2019 OR
Salmon River (121) 2-6-2019 Otis, OR
Tillamook Bay (71) 7-23-2018 Bay City, OR
Trask River (137) 6-10-2019 Tillamook , OR
Wilson River (137) 3-27-2019 Tillamook , OR
 

Washington County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Newhalem River (2) 3-13-2019 OR
 

Yamhill County Fishing Spots
Name (# of Reports) Last Update Location
Nestucca River (170) 4-24-2019 Pacific, OR