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The mill that belonged to Johan Steinegger in Kvalvågen in Lindås, an attempt to exploit the difference in tides

Kvalvågen

16.06.2018

Portion of the Frøysetelva River, by Sleire.

Frøyset river network

07.12.2018

Frøyset river network is protected from power station-building - not because of its pristine nature - but because it is a typical river network for this part of western Norway.

“Prospectus of Frekhaug”. J.F.L.Dreier, 1812

Frekhaug

17.06.2018

Frekhaug has been a large farm with well-off owners through many generations. The main house, a two storey building with a hipped roof, must have been erected about 1780.

Storavatnet

Storavatnet- Red-throated diver

31.03.2018

The troll-like sounds from the Red-throated diver carry long distances between the mountains around Storavatnet. The high-pitched, haunting screeches on quiet evenings in May are a sign that the mating season has begun.

A silled lake at Ekse

Eksingedalen- hydropower development

13.12.2018

Water discharge at the outlet of the Ekso into Eidsfjord was halved after the big hydropower development in the mountainous area between Modalen and Eksingedalen and further southward toward Evanger in the 1960s, 70s and 80s. In an attempt to amend the changed environmental conditions in the waterway the developer built 35 small dams in the river.

Hana

Hana

12.03.2018

Skreien

Skreien

12.03.2018

Ekso ved Eidslandet, Eidsfjorden i bakgrunnen

Ekso

21.03.2019

In the late 1800s, Ekso was known among the nobility in England as having among the best salmon rivers. In summer the Lords could haul in big fish of up to 25 kg. In return, the townsfolk were paid for fishing rights, lodging and local assistance.