Spring Creek hatchery "tules" – a fall chinook stock that
originated in the Big White Salmon River – will get a boost in spill over
the Bonneville Dam this spring.
Last Friday (Jan. 29), the Oregon Environmental Quality Commission granted
a waiver of the water quality standard for dissolved gas below Bonneville
to allow spill for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service hatchery release.
Last year the waiver was denied. The Commission "got more information
from the fish …