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Salmon ladder
Note: The salmons ascend rivers and penetrate to their head streams to spawn. They are remarkably strong fishes, and will even leap over considerable falls which lie in the way of their progress. The common salmon has been known to grow to the weight of seventy-five pounds; more generally it is from fifteen to twenty-five pounds. Young salmon are called parr, peal, smolt, and grilse. Among the true salmons are: Black salmon, or Lake salmon, the namaycush. Dog salmon, a salmon of Western North America (Oncorhynchus keta). Humpbacked salmon, a Pacific-coast salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha). King salmon, the quinnat. Landlocked salmon, a variety of the common salmon (var. Sebago), long confined in certain lakes in consequence of obstructions that prevented it from returning to the sea. This last is called also dwarf salmon. Note: Among fishes of other families which are locally and erroneously called salmon are: the pike perch, called jack salmon; the spotted, or southern, squeteague; the cabrilla, called kelp salmon; young pollock, called sea salmon; and the California yellowtail. 2. A reddish yellow or orange color, like the flesh of the salmon. Salmon berry (Bot.), a large red raspberry growing from Alaska to California, the fruit of the Rubus Nutkanus. Salmon killer (Zo["o]l.), a stickleback (Gasterosteus cataphractus) of Western North America and Northern Asia. Salmon ladder, Salmon stair. See Fish ladder, under Fish. Salmon peel, a young salmon. Salmon pipe, a certain device for catching salmon. --Crabb. Salmon trout. (Zo["o]l.) (a) The European sea trout (Salmo trutta). It resembles the salmon, but is smaller, and has smaller and more numerous scales. (b) The American namaycush. (c) A name that is also applied locally to the adult black spotted trout (Salmo purpuratus), and to the steel head and other large trout of the Pacific coast.

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- a fish ladder, also known as a fishway, fish p**** or fish steps, is a structure on sweden file:dart at salmon leap 2.jpg , detail of fish
- the pitlochry fish ladder is a fish ladder next to the perth and kinross , scotland that allows salmon to travel upstream during the
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- nakamura was disqualified for using his foot to touch the salmon ladder. 24th competition: aired: january 1, 2010 , ! competitor! stage!
- kanno withdrew before double salmon ladder because of a shoulder injury. ja , naoya tajima , 田島直弥 a transportation worker. , competition
- in the 19th competition, neither of the two qualified competitors cleared the circuit (a fall and a timeout on the salmon ladder), marking
- salmon ladder: the river conwy is a salmon river, and there are two salmon ladders at the falls. one is a disused victorian wooden ladder
- matsunaga has also competed in 2 sasuke competitions (21-22), where he failed the second stage's salmon ladder and the first stage's
- at buckabank the river flows over a weir that provides a mill stream to the cotton mill and there is a salmon ladder. flowing under
- on the second stage nagano is shown to have lost time on the double salmon ladder but managed to clear the second stage with 1 second left