Fish science and salmon tagging programme

Posted on 23/12/2014

Fish science and salmon tagging programme

Some observations on the rivers of the Kharlovka area, Kola Peninsula, Russia by Dr. Ken Whelan Background In August, 2014, I visited the rivers of the Kharlovka area as a guest of the Atlantic Salmon Reserve and PINRO, the Polar Research Institute, based in Murmansk (PINRO). This was my second visit to the Kola Peninsula. My visit coincided with the annual electrical fishing and general fish surveys carried out on the rivers by some of PINRO’s scientific staff. I was based...

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Vladimir Rybalchenko’s Address to the Friends of the Atlantic Salmon Reserve 2011

Posted on 16/06/2011

Vladimir Rybalchenko’s Address to the Friends of the Atlantic Salmon Reserve 2011

Dear Friends, Probably you know already about an important event that took place in the ASR. On 16th June, it was announced at Kharlovka that Peter Power has handed over his camps, famous throughout the world, to me, Vladimir Rybalchenko. It was not a simple decision for me to undertake this responsibility of securing the future of the ASR. It would have been much more comfortable for me to come over to Kharlovka and Rynda as a guest. We spent many an hour with Peter Power...

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