Landlocked Quinnat Salmon - Oncorhynchus tshawytscha caught in Lake Coleridge.
Landlocked Quinnat Salmon – Oncorhynchus tshawytscha – Updated

Landlocked Quinnat salmon fisheries were sustained by artificial stocking Landlocked Quinnat Salmon are no longer.

Sockeye Salmon - Oncorhynchus nerka. This magnificent sea-run male sockeye salmon was caught and photographed in its native North America. Sockeye is one of the smallest of the seven species of Pacific salmon. They range in size from 24 (61cm) to 33 (83cm) inches in length and weigh between 5 (2.2kg) and 15 (6.8 kg) pounds (National Geographic). This is clearly a very big male fish. Image by Barbara Jackson from Pixabay
Sockeye Salmon – Oncorhynchus nerka – Waitaki River Catchment – Video

Sockeye Salmon – Oncorhynchus nerka – only landlocked stocks are found in New Zealand by.

A rather slender landlocked Atlantic salmon from North America. Sea-run Atlantics are much bigger.
Atlantic Salmon – Salmo salar – A Strange and Tragic Story in NZ

Atlantic Salmon – Salmo salar – The strange and tragic story of Atlantic salmon in.

Redfin Perch – Perca fluviatilis
Perch – Perca fluviatilis – Redfin Perch Introduced freshwater fish

Perch – Perca fluviatilis – introduced freshwater fish Perch are a European freshwater fish species.

Rudd - Scardinius erythophthalmus
Rudd – Coarse Fish Species – New Zealand Freshwater Fishes

Rudd – Scardinius erythophthalmus One of the species of coarse fish that we target here.

There is no fish prettier than this small brook trout – Salvelinus-fontinalis. Photo courtesy of Cory Scott. Note the white on the leading edges of the fins.
Brook Trout or Brook Char – Salvelinus-fontinalis – Small Populations

Brook Trout – Salvelinus-fontinalis The brook char or brook trout – Salvelinus fontinalis, was first introduced.

Sea-Run Chinook salmon caught at the Waimakariri River mouth.
Quinnat Salmon – Oncorhynchus-tshawytscha – introduced by 1905

Also called King, Chinook and Quinnat Salmon Also known as King salmon and Chinook salmon,.

Tech are a dark olive colour. Smaller fish are coloured brown.
Tench Fishing in New Zealand – Course Fish Species

The Tench – Tinca tinca Considering the extensive liberations that are known to have taken.

Sea-Run Trout e-book
Free 100 page Sea-Run Trout E-book and Trout & Salmon Fishing Newsletter

Free E-book with Trout & Salmon Newsletter At last a fishing newsletter worth subscribing to. Best of.

Hamish Milner with a 20 lb eel caught at the Yyton River mouth area. Many fishermen have reported large eels swimming near them while they have been fishing around Lake Coleridge at night. Photograph courtesy of Noela Mitchell.
Fishing for Eels – Eels are a NZ Native Species

Fishing for Eels Some coarse fishing clubs include eels in their fishing events Eels on.