Learn More: Pink Salmon Species

 

When Pink Salmon spawn, they develop a literal “hump” on their bodies which has given them the affectionate nickname of “Humpys”.

Humpy’s are the smallest and most prevalent salmon species.  They have a 2 year life cycle and do not interbreed with those not in their life cycle year.

Weight of an adult Pink Salmon: 4 – 15 lbs.

Life span of adult Pink Salmon: 2 years.

Length of adult Pink Salmon: 15″ – 30″ inches.