Salmon may be caught by activating them, which adds raw salmon meat to the Dragonborn's inventory. The raw meat may later be cooked at a cooking place to produce salmon steak. One can also shoot arrows, bolts, or use ranged Destruction spells to kill salmon; this yields salmon roe, an alchemical ingredient. Salmon caught leaping up falls may also contain salmon roe.
- Salmon may not have salmon meat in them when caught.
- Unrelenting Force shout, do not prompt the Dragonborn to harvest them. However, the salmon can still be harvested by pressing "A" or "X," and still yield both salmon meat and salmon roe; only the prompt is missing. Salmon that have been killed, whether by a bow or by the
|Creatures and Enemies (The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim)|
|Animals||Ants • Bear • Cave Bear • Chicken • Cow • Deer • Dog • Elk • Fox • Goat • Hawk • Horker • Horse|
Ice Wolf • Mammoth • Mudcrab • Rabbit • Sabre Cat • Salmon • Skeever • Slaughterfish • Snow Bear • Snow Fox • Wolf
|Creatures||Chaurus • Frostbite Spider • Frost Troll • Giant • Hagraven • Ice Wraith • Spriggan • Troll|
|Daedra||Dremora • Flame Atronach • Frost Atronach • Storm Atronach|
|Undead||Corrupted Shade • Dragon Priest • Draugr • Ghost • Magic Anomaly • Skeleton|
Subjugated Ghost • Wisp • Wispmother • Vampire
|Animunculi||Dwarven Centurion • Dwarven Sphere • Dwarven Spider|
|Dragons||Dragon • Blood Dragon • Frost Dragon • Elder Dragon • Ancient Dragon • Skeletal Dragon|