coho coho  /ˈkoʊ hoʊ/


  1. (n) fatty pinkish flesh of small salmon caught in the Pacific and Great Lakes
  2. (n) small salmon of northern Pacific coasts and the Great Lakes


  1. Steve Carson's "Outdoors": Heat hurts derby attendance, but not bite

    The California Inland Fisheries Foundation conducted its second annual Lake Oroville Coho Salmon Derby last Saturday.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Chico Enterprise-Record

  2. State sets coastal salmon quotas

    Tad Mick holds a Chinook salmon caught off Depoe Bay in 2011. The state last week set salmon seasons. This year, ocean anglers have a quota of 10,500 clipped coho for the season that begins July 1. A wild coho season in September has a quota of 16,000 salmon.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Newport News-Times

  3. Tests show no signs of ISA virus in Washington’s salmon

    Recent tests of salmon from Washington’s waters show no signs of a fish virus that can be deadly to farm-raised Atlantic salmon. Infectious Salmon Anemia Virus was not detected in tissue samples taken from more than 900 wild and hatchery-produced Pacific chinook, coho, sockeye, chum and steelhead, as well as farm-raised Atlantic salmon, according to a [...]
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Issaquah Press


  1. "Ahmed Ressam plotted to kill hundreds of innocent Americans. His powerful explosives put lives at risk on ferry Coho and in Port Angeles. We believe his actions warrant a sentence above 22 years, and that the district judge erred in imposing the...
    on Aug 26, 2005 By: John McKay Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  2. "This report ...... puts the Belleville Terminal back on the radar. The owners of the Coho are very interested in staying and we have opened up a dialogue with them. If money is not a factor, I would want the Coho to stay," said Lowe.
    on Oct 13, 2007 By: Alan Lowe Source: Times Colonist

  3. "In the time that we've been spending this money the Snake River coho salmon have become extinct. The sockeye salmon has become functionally extinct. There is no way to justify such spending for those results," Babbitt said.
    on Oct 6, 2006 By: Bruce Babbitt Source: (registration)

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