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February 17, 2013 in Outdoors

Boaters anchor downstream of Ice Harbor Dam. Snake River anglers caught more than 2,300 spring chinook in 2012.

Chinook running past Bonneville Dam are in demand among upstream anglers.

Associated Press photo

Mike Bireley of the Tri-State Steelheaders is lobbying to get higher quotas of chinook for Snake River anglers.