Orca and humpback feasting on herring

This footage was recorded late 2016 in Kaldfjorden near Tromsø, Northern Norway. Our fish capture researchers were testing new methods for safe fish release from purse seine nets. They release a catch of herring. A flock of orca were waiting, and come to feed on the herring. The orca work together in herding the herring, […]

Forsøksfiske etter ål

Hordaland, Norway: Marine researcher Caroline Durif visits fisherman Ole Magnus Leknes, who is engaged in experimental eel fishing. Quite a lot of eel for one trap? No? Caroline will measure and tag some of the eel, before releasing them. Oil of clove is added to the water. This sedates the eel. Caroline uses the Durif […]