The ReNo network held an international conference on restoration of damaged ecosystems in northern regions at Selfoss, Iceland, 20-22 October. The conference was attended by ca 80 participants: scientists, students and representatives from institutions responsible for ecosystem restoration and nature protections. Click here to learn more.

 For the event an extensive overview was published on “Ecological Restoration in Iceland”:
Ása L. Aradottir & Guðmundur Halldórsson (Eds.) Vistheimt á Íslandi. Agricultural University of Iceland and Soil Conservation Service, 172pp.  (In Icelandic with an extended summary in English). Access to this publication here.

Part of the ReNo conference excursion group at the top of Mt.Valafell in Thorsmörk.

Participants in the ReNo conference excursion visited the site of a flash flood associated with the Eyjafjallajökull eruption in 2010.