The rabbit population was centered in Kjarnaskógur forest to the south of Akureyri and has grown considerably in recent years.
Nature & Travel
New Year's Eve fireworks leave behind them a trail of dust pollution, which could be the highest ever measured in Europe.
A hiker in mt. Kirkjufell fell to his death just after 10 AM this morning, according to an announcement by the police of West Iceland.
An American traveler died after a serious accident on the Steinholtsá River en route to the highlands on Friday.
A marine biologist at the Marine and Freshwater Research institute who specializes in whales says that it’s rare for pilot whales to venture so far north, but said that it’s possible that the pilot whales' appearance in Iceland’s waters can be credited to warming ocean temperatures.
A traveller lost in Fjallabak Nature Reserve in the Highlands was found shortly before 2.00am this morning.
Increased whale strandings in Iceland might be caused by NATO training exercises in the North Atlantic.
'Enough is enough', with off-road driving, says experienced guide Páll Jónsson. He suggests a highland driving permit to ensure that drivers follow the law.
Toll collection for passing through Hvalfjörður tunnel is expected to cease by the end of September.
Rescuers were able to keep one of the whales alive for an astonishing six hours before the tide rose and it was able to swim away again.