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A Bonaparte’s gull scoops up a eulachon May 4 below the Chilkoot River bridge. The river’s eulachon run appears larger than the 2.5 million fish return there two years ago, but smaller than the 12 million eulachon that returned last year, according to researcher Brad Ryan. Ron Horn photo.