BirdLife Iceland plans to propose the Ministry for the Environment ban the sale of puffin meat.
Proposals to reduce funding to the Westfjords Natural History Institute and Northeast Iceland Nature Research Centre have been reversed.
The Icelandic government has approved the formation of a cross-political committee to examine the establishment of a national park in the central highlands.
The board of Associated Icelandic Ports (Faxaflóahafnir) would like to protect the ‘fishermen’s huts’ in Reykjavík’s old harbour.
A committee researching guidelines for establishing a national park in the central highlands of Iceland has submitted its final report to the Minister for the Environment and Natural Resources.