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For all you trivia buffs, the answer is four: white sturgeon, bull trout, burbot and sockeye salmon.
All are apt descriptions for a 19-pound, 11-ounce eelpout (aka burbot, aka lawyer, lingcod, cusk and a host of other unbecoming nicknames) caught by Brent Getzler of Roosevelt.
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