These grey fish are on the bottom of the stream are covered with bacteria. They have died and have started the decomposition process that will face all of the fish coming here to spawn.
|This is a Nurse Stump. Its decomposition supports new life.|
|A huge ant hill|
|Another huge ant hill|
|Fallen trees like this one make perfect hiding places for salmon. Eagles and seagulls are just some of the many birds that come to feast as well as black bear and other animals.|
|Can you see the female salmon in the middle of the image?|
|There were many bent trees like this one along the pond.|
This is a fish ladder; it helps the fish climb up a stream that is otherwise too steep, or the current too fast to climb naturally.
|A huge tree with thick moss all the way up and around it.|
|This was a big tree on a slant. So huge it would have taken 4 adults to circle the base.|
If you look at the back of the stream, almost to the other side of the bank you will see a little bit of the dorsal and back fin sticking out of the water. This is a male.
|A fallen tree that has now become a nurse log. Supporting various life.|
|A female salmon in the big pond.|