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On the one hand, it’s big, strong and full of fight, one of the most fun and exciting game fish. On the other, wild caught and fresh, it’s a treasure on the palate. Those who angle for salmon have their fun and eat it too.   “There’s something freeing about being behind the rod when you have a salmon hooked up—it’s the only thing that matters in that moment and everything else seems to fade away,” says Matt Herod, general manager of Alaska’s Salmon Falls Fishing Resort,  “I see grown men hug each other on a regular basis.” Among the lures of salmon is its variety. Being anadromous— living both in fresh or salt water—it can be fished from boats on the open sea, …
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