settlements as economic hubs of the surrounding areas and the status as municipal centres. Subsequently, a 50-man strong coastal defence militia was formed to defend Hammerfest. The 848-square-kilometre (327 sq mi) municipality is the 130th largest by area out of the 422 municipalities in Norway. The New York Times. A b Ringdal, Nils Johan (1995). Finnmark Dagblad (in Norwegian).
(2 hours ago). After the opening of natural gas production on Melkya there have been some problems with significant smoke and soot pollution in the initial production phases. MacEacheran, Mike (4 December 2017).
Other small islands such as Lille Kamya and Kamya are also located here. This left the town with 1,125 residents. Archived from the original on "Scheduled shutdown on Snoehvit". 19 Hammerfest often experiences heavy snowfall in winter, and on some occasions, avalanches or risk of avalanches have forced some inhabitants to be evacuated from their exposed homes until the danger was over. Monthly 24-hr averages range from 5 C (23 F) in January to 11 C (52 F) in July. Currently, the party breakdown is as follows: 22 Economy and tourism edit The LNG site on Melkya at dusk seen from the Storsvingen Tourist center. "Avalanches in Norway" (in Norwegian). 7 Churches edit The Church of Norway has one parish (sokn) within kongsberg knutepunkt buss the municipality of Hammerfest.