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image by Tomislav Šipek, 25 February 2017
Here is flag and coat of arms of Dyrøy. Administrative center is Brøstadbotn.
Tomislav Šipek, 31 December 2015
image by Tomislav Šipek, 31 December 2015
Blazon: I blått en stående sølv rev. In English: Azure a fox stantant argent.
Approved by the royal resolution of 4 April 1986 after a drawing by Svein A. Berntsen. [c2j87]
Fur industry had long tradition in Dyrøy and in 1930's a special sort of white fox was bread there called the platinum fox.
A longer report, but mostly on fox fur production at http://www.dyroy.kommune.no/platinareven.9893-2091.html
Željko Heimer, 02 January 2016