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Another fine "any time" plate is Bristol Bay (Alaska) sockeye salmon.Spaghetti for Breakfast?! Not So Crazy at This Idaho Farm Café|Jane & Michael Stern|August 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The coiffed and preened diners look up from such offerings as wild Alaskan sockeye salmon and goat-cheese tart.Chicago Gangs Go ‘Wilding’ Amid Rising Gun Violence in Obama’s Hometown|Michael Daly|August 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This is the sockeye run, which is always very large, but varies in different years, every fourth year being an extra large one.
He states that he has evidence to prove that the original gairdneri was the "nerka," which is the sockeye or blue-back salmon.
The sockeye or blue-back (O. nerka) is the chief source of the cannery supply.
Coyote at once caught great numbers of sockeye and king salmon.Myths and Legends of British North America|Katharine Berry Judson
I don't believe we will ever see another big sockeye run in the Fraser anyway.Poor Man's Rock|Bertrand W. Sinclair