The rock ptarmigan population has been experiencing a healthy increase in the last year according to the Icelandic Institute of Natural History
The Icelandic Food and Veterinary Authority (MAST) has authorized a large-scale increase in fish farming in the West Fjords.
Iceland received the award for most beautiful filming location at the International Film Business Awards, which took place in India recently.
A 3.3 magnitude earthquake was detected northeast of Grimsey island, North Iceland at 6:00 this morning.
Icelandic camper van rental Kúkú Campers’ concept of rolling transportation and accommodation into one is taking on in their new US location.
Iceland became an incredibly popular tourist attraction in a very short period of time, and it became increasingly clear that its natural treasures weren't prepared for such a large number of people.
Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake’s clothing line for spring and summer 2018 is inspired by the beauty of Icelandic landscapes.
A swarm of jellyfish numbering in the hundreds washed ashore in the Sjáland area of Garðabær, a town just south of Reykjavík, yesterday.
An annual scientific count of gray seals will be conducted from the air this autumn, reports mbl.is.
An insect species never before seen in Iceland was found during the Icelandic Institute of Natural History’s annual research expedition to Surtsey.
Sigríður Línberg Runólfsdóttir and her husband, Halldór Margeir Sverrisson, captured an unexpected scene yesterday when they were flying their drone over Álftafjörður fjord in the Westfjords: a whooper swan attacking a sheep.
Thousands of tourists have pledged to behave responsibly on their travels in Iceland since a campaign run by tourism promotion site Inspired by Iceland kicked off on Friday.
A fire yesterday in the Beruvíkurhraun lava field in West Iceland’s Snæfellsnes National Park was caused by a cigarette butt.
Offensive slogans, initials, and other words have been carved into a moss-covered hillside in the Nesjavellir Geothermal area in Southwest Iceland.
Some travel companies distribute videos showing off-road driving in Iceland and poor treatment of nature.
When Styrmir Sigurðsson went hiking by Grindaskörð on the Reykjanes peninsula in Southwest Iceland recently, he discovered major tire tracks in a large area of the moss-covered landscape.
The City of Reykjavík has requested for the island of Akurey in Kollafjörður and the saltmarshes in Grafarvogur to be nationally protected. This is one of several recommendations in the newly-published strategy on biodiversity in the capital region in the coming decade.
Around 400 people have already applied and paid for permission to hunt reindeer this year in Iceland.