The county, had been pressed
down by ice during the ice age glaciers, and its
unique landscape is now the
UNESCO World Heritage; the High Coast. The world's most
remarkable rise of the land, rise one centimeter each
The effect of such an ice age, is that the highest mountain in the
prefecture is only 740 meters .
From celebrities, as well, such as Ingrid Thulin and
actress Lena Endre, Peter Forsberg, Markus Razurando,
Niklas Sundström, Daniel Dinh, Henrik Sedin,
and many other professional hockey players Samuel
The symbol of Ångermanland is
the fish named after the county in water.