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Published: 31.05.2013
Maria Filipa Castanheira

Daily exercise with light and bubbles separates shy from bold salmon youngsters

Neglecting the iconic Norwegian landscape around her; Portuguese Ph.D.-student Maria Filipa Castanheira keeps her full attention on a dozen parr – one year old Atlantic salmon. Eight times a day she puts them through a learning regime with lights and bubbles. The reward is carefully prepared portions of shrimp and dry food. 

Published: 02.05.2013 - Updated: 03.05.2013

The MAREANO surveys 2013

As many as six vessels will participate in MAREANO surveys in 2013. Among other areas in the Norwegian Sea, the shelf edge is to be mapped down to depths of ca. 1.000 meters. In the Barents Sea, the Norwegian part of the previously disputed area along the Russian border will also be surveyed.