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Kokanee Salmon Spawning
Kokanee Salmon Spawning

Sockeye salmon, also called red salmon, kokanee salmon, or blueback salmon, is an anadromous species of salmon found in the Northern Pacific Ocean and rivers discharging into it. This variety is also found in the rivers of Colorado.

Kokanee Salmon in Spawning Color.

Source: Wikipedia

Kokanee Salmon Nutrition Facts

Amount Per 0.5 fillet (155 g)
Calories 261
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 10 g 15%
Saturated fat 1.4 g 7%
Polyunsaturated fat 2.3 g
Monounsaturated fat 2.2 g
Trans fat 0 g
Cholesterol 98 mg 32%
Sodium 208 mg 8%
Potassium 632 mg 18%
Total Carbohydrate 0 g 0%
Dietary fiber 0 g 0%
Sugar 0 g
Protein 39 g 78%
Vitamin A 6% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 1% Iron 4%
Vitamin D 203% Vitamin B-6 55%
Vitamin B-12 146% Magnesium 14%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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