The churning sea below was littered with jagged rocks that looked small from her perch a hundred feet above them.
The scaly fish include members of the carp and perch kind.
There are large quantities of salmon in the lower Columbia river, in Gray's and Willapa harbours, and in Puget Sound; oyster fisheries in Gray's and Willapa harbours and in Puget Sound; cod, perch, flounders, smelt, herring and sardines in these and other salt waters.
They sat in silence throughout the afternoon, until the sun sank far enough out of the sky to perch on the ocean.
The fish are mainly the coarser species, such as carp, buffalo-fish and white perch; of better food fish, the principal varieties are bass (black, striped and rock), crappie, pike, "jack salmon" or walleyed pike, and sun fish.