The Journey

You are about to begin an electronic tour of the journey of the wild salmon. During the tour you will learn about the life cycle of the wild salmon and the modern challenges they face.

Braving polluted waters, avoiding bears, outsmarting fishermen, evading eagles, eluding sea lions, and climbing fish ladders are only a few of the many challenges the wild salmon face during their long journey to and from the sea.

Throughout the tour vocabulary words will be printed in blue, underlined letters. If you don't know the meaning of one of these words, just click on it for a definition. After you have read the definition, click on your browser's back button to return to the tour.

Click on the "Next" button to begin your tour.

Have fun!

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Painting in title graphic courtesy of Rod Sutterby.