This beautiful Sea char got the first prize
Audun Rikardsen won the competition for the year's best nature photography in Norway. The picture is taken in the midnight sun in Svalbard in late August. We congratulate!....More
Norwegian salmon record 2012: 56,22 lbs
David Hodgkiss and his guide Vegard Ludvigsen, catched the biggest atlantic salmon by flyrod in Norway 2012. 2012. It weighed 56.22 pounds and was caught on the fly in Steinfossen in the Alta River July 6th 2012. The fish were released. Foto: Hans Ludvigsen....More
Top 20 salmon rivers in Norway 2011
Gaula was the best salmon river in Norway 2011. Orkla, Bjerkreimselva and Namsen came on the next places.
The salmon of the year in Norway
The happy angler Arne Viste from Stavanger with the biggest salmon catched in Norway rivers up to now this year.
Wild salmon may avoid the deadly virus pankras from farms
- Although we have found the deadly pankras virus in wild salmon and sea trout close to the affected farms in western Norway, we hope that the wild fish to avoid getting sick, said professor Are Nylund to Fiskeguiden.no.
We know it is stress that triggers the disease in farms, but believes that the salmon, which is now spawning in the rivers, to avoid getting sick even though it is experiencing a great deal of stress during this time. Sea lice is probably a worse strain on wild fish, he says.