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Klokkarvatnet

Kalandsvatnet and Klokkarvatnet

03.08.2018

Ystebøtræet, Radøy

Ystebøtræet

18.06.2018

Skårsvatnet

Skårsvatnet

26.05.2018

In September, 1901, a load of golden orfe fish was transported from Preussen to Bergen for stocking of Nygårdspark. One of the originators of the project was the well known doctor Klaus Hanssen. Thirteen years later, Hansen was called to help. Would he please come to Øystese to assist the district doctor Peter Munch Søergaard in his attempt to combat tuberculosis in the village? Hanssen came - and had in his suitcase living "goldfish" from Nygårdsparken.

Hellandsfossen

Hellandsfossen

31.03.2018

Lonelva

Lonelva

18.06.2018

It is said that the salmon populations with the largest and the smallest salmon in the world both come from the waters that run out into the fjord system around Osterøy. Vosso is supposed to have the largest spawning salmon to be found in any river, whereas Lonelva is said to have the smallest.

Lindåsosane

Lure Fjord

16.06.2018

Both Lure Fjord and Lindåsosane to the inside give good living conditions for rare marine organisms: jellyfish, shellfish and fish. These include animals that migrated in after last the Ice Age, when the sea level was higher. Eventually, as the land rose, some of these populations became isolated.

Lake Storavatnet. Mt. Eldsfjellet in the background.

Rylandvassdraget

19.05.2018

There is a lot of trout and a large char population in Lake Rylandsvatnet. The lake was stocked with char, probably in 1907. The promoters of the project were the family Ameln, who owned eight mills in Rylandsvågen and parts of the Ryland farm.

The smallholding Træet, Askøy

Træet

30.03.2018

From Glesvær.

Glesvær

31.03.2018

He wondered, surely, the fisherman who in 1769 found a 3.3 metre-long silvery shining sea creature at Glesvær. Perhaps he hadn't heard the legend about the sea snake. If so, he must have thought that that was what he had found, for the sea creature resembled more a fantasy figure of a sea snake than any fish he had ever seen.

Vinnesholmen, Fusa

Vinnesholmen

21.11.2018

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