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Returning to Sand
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Returning to Sand

After spawning, the salmon all die. Many feed on them, birds, otters, bears, and such. They die in the same location that they were spawned in - hence returning to sand.

TAGS: Canada, Death, Salmon

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Everett, Washington, United States of America
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2016
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 17, 2016, 8:16 p.m.
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