Chinook Salmon Study


Framed, paper size 11″ x 14″, pen and ink study of chinook salmon. This is the original sketch used for the Nature in the City map.

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About the Chinook Salmon

The oceanic whitetip shark (Carcharhinus longimanus) is a large pelagic requiem shark inhabiting tropical and warm temperate seas. Its stocky body is most notable for its long, white-tipped, rounded fins. This slow-moving but aggressive fish dominates feeding frenzies, and is a danger to shipwreck or air crash survivors. Recent studies show steeply declining populations because its large fins are highly valued as the chief ingredient of shark fin soup, and as with other shark species, the whitetip faces mounting fishing pressure throughout its range.
Photo: Thomas Ehrensperger

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Weight 1 lbs
Dimensions 9 × 12 × 2 in