Berlevåg Jeger- og fiskerforening is the manager of Kongsfjordelva(river) on behalf of Finnmarkseiendommen (FeFo). Kongsfjordelva(river) is a national salmon river appointed by Norwegian government. It is very important for the future salmon stock it is managed in a sustainable way. The rule for this river is adjusted based on the conditions in the river and the state if the salmon stock. It is crucial the rules are followed by fishermen.
In anticipation of the salmon season starting on 15 June, at 00.00 in Lakselva, we are posting a small status update and some information so that everyone has the opportunity to obtain a fishing license and is ready for fishing by then.
A new disease affection wild salmon in certain rivers further south has now been detected. The rules for disinfecting the equipment will therefore be tightened.