The Nature Iceland map provides an overview of those areas where proposals for power projects have been put forth, as well as those areas which would be impacted by such proposals indirectly.
According to the law on plant protection it is forbidden to tear off the plant, the stem, the leaf, flower or roots. It is also forbidden to tread on them, dig them up or harm them in any way.
Look for the Nordic Ecolabel the Swan as you pick your accomodation in Reykjavík. Three Reykjavík Hostels have the Swan, Reykjavík City Hostel, Loft Hostel and Reykjavík Downtown Hostel.
Landvernd, the Icelandic Environment Association is a leading NGO focusing on protecting Iceland's unique wilderness and landscapes. Landvernd also focuses on climate change and environmental education.
Safetravel.is has essential safety information and tips for your tour in Iceland. Get your 112 Iceland app. If in need of assistance call 112.
Save the Highlands!
The Icelandic Highlands form one of the largest territories in Europe, which has never been inhabited or cultivated. Please help us by signing the petition to save Iceland’s Heart in Peril.
The organic certification agency Tún manages the surveillance of organic produce in Iceland. Organic standards require feed and food crops to be grown without the use of pesticides, synthetic fertilizers or GMO’s.