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The Pink Salmon

NINA researcheer Annette Taugbøl with a female pink salmon, caught electrofishing in northern Norway

NINA researcheer Annette Taugbøl with a female pink salmon, caught electrofishing in northern Norway (Photo Credit: Jon Museth, NINA-Lillehammer, CC BY-SA 4.0, Image Cropped)

Guest post by Odd Terje Sandlund

Today we focus on invaders from Russia. And whilst in the Trumpian era those words may sound horrifying, fear not (unless you’re a fish). In today’s guest post by NINA researcher Odd Terje Sandlund, we look at the pink salmon, a species that has arrived from Russia in the last 2 decades and is now making its way into Norwegian coastal waters.

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