‘Salmon and People in a Changing World’
IYS Photo Contest in the North Atlantic
NASCO is pleased to announce the winning entry in the IYS Photo Contest.
The winning photo was taken on 13 September 2015 on a tributary of the River Teno in Finland. The photo caption is 'Foliage at its best with salmon waiting'. The photographer is Pekka Tuuri, of Finland.
The panel of judges was:
Dr Emma Hatfield, NASCO Secretary.
Anna Henly, award winning professional photographer https://www.annahenly.co.uk/wildlife-photography/.
Dr Sergey Prusov, Head of Freshwater Resources Laboratory, Knipovich Polar Research Institute of Marine Fisheries and Oceanography, Murmansk, Russian Federation. Salmon expert and keen photographer.
Dr Eva Thorstad, Norwegian Institute for Nature Research – NINA, Trondheim, Norway the The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø, Norway. Salmon expert.