Image: MORGUNBLAÐIÐ ÞRIÐJUDAGUR 11. JÚLÍ 2017
I was glad to be able to attend Orri Vigfusson’s funeral on behalf of ASF. It was the most beautiful and moving service I have ever attended. The cathedral was overflowing, Iceland’s Prime Minister and salmon friends from all over the world were in attendance and Reykjavik’s flags were at half mast. I personally passed on condolences on behalf of ASF to Orri’s wife Unnur, son Vivi and daughter Hulda.
Here is an article that appeared yesterday in The Press and Journal in Aberdeen, Scotland.
President & CEO, Atlantic Salmon Federation
North Atlantic commercial fishermen meet annually to discuss the status of wild salmon and Arctic conditions. The biology is considered as well as the socio-economics related to salmon fishing communities. This year’s meeting, held in Reykjavik, was attended by representatives of the Faroese long-liners and the North Atlantic Salmon Fund.
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