Sunday lecture on 5 March: Marius Kambestad (NORCE)
Sunnmøre has a large number of rivers with stocks of salmon and sea trout, and long traditions of fishing for these species. In recent years, the amount of salmon and sea trout in many of the rivers has been dramatically reduced. There are many opinions about the causes: Is it salmon lice, overfishing, climate change, water power, channelling of rivers? Or maybe it's all the otter's fault? What do scientists think and what do local people think?
Marius Kambestad is a researcher at the Norwegian Research Centre (NORCE) in Bergen. He is a researcher in freshwater ecology, specialising in salmon and sea trout. Head of the research projects "More salmon and sea trout in Sunnmøre" and "Return of the otter".
Date: 5 March
Entrance: SEK 50,-.
The café and exhibition is open from 12:00 - 17:00 serving dinner, coffee and cakes.
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