Dwarf male of cherry salmon. This salmon is rather rare in the Amur.
Flathead asp is common in the lower parts of the cold rivers
In September the summer form of chum salmon is finishing the spawning
Sharp-nose lenok is found in strong current, below the riffles
Good size blunt-nose lenok; this fish is also named Siberian trout. In the Lower Amur this fish could be big - up to 10-11 kg.
I was lucky to have a bite of good size taimen (140 cm, 25 kg). The tackle: 6-7 wt rod, sinking line, 15 pt tippet, and size 6 fly. The landing took half an hour.
Taimen was caught with a size 6 yellow wobbler-fly about 6 cm long
In the lower parts of the rivers it is possible to catch big Amur pike
Fat goldfish is numerous in the lowland areas