How Iceland Is Regrowing Forests Destroyed by the Vikings

A view of Landmannalaugar in Fjallabak Nature Reserve, Iceland. Vitaliy Mateha/Shutterstock How do you find your way out of a forest in Iceland? Stand up. That’s an old Icelandic joke about the country’s meager woodlands, and like most jokes, it contains a kernel of truth. Iceland is a famously beautiful place, yet forests only cover … Continue reading How Iceland Is Regrowing Forests Destroyed by the Vikings