Biostation on Kol river in Kamchatka

Biostation on Kol river in Kamchatka


Wild Salmon Center in the News

Sakhalin taimen

Silver Tiger Taimen

Flyfisher/filmmaker Ryan Peterson and photographer John Sherman brave the remote stretches of Russia's Koppi River to catch a glimpse of (and perhaps hook) the elusive and enigmatic taimen, the ancient giant of the salmonid family. On their journey upstream they meet Russian scientists, WSC staff and visiting US Forest Service Team. Read the article featured in The Drake magazine or watch the short video.

  • 2001
  • 2000