The Super Salmon

  • Year 2016
  • Country USA
  • Runtime 25 min
  • Director Ryan Peterson


Alaska’s Susitna River is one of the world’s biggest and healthiest wild salmon watersheds. A controversial government plan aims to tap its hydroelectric potential via a $6 billion, 735-foot concrete dam. As part of studies done in advance, scientists radio-tagged a king salmon that made an unbelievable journey.