Urriðaholtsstræti 6
210 Garðabær


On the Green Map:

Green Building

Three buildings have been certified under BREEAM certification system. The measures used represent a broad range of categories and criteria from energy to ecology. Other green buildings are e.g. Sesseljuhús at  Sólheimar.

Polar Bear

The polar bear is not native to Iceland, but is occasionally found here, especially in winter when it arrives on icebergs from the east coast of Greenland. Here we map the agencies responsible for polar bear information.

Significant Organization / Agency

Institutions that supervise governmental affairs related to nature and the environment. Ministries that take care of environmental, educational and tourism issues and institutions that are governed directly by the Ministry for the Environment and Natural Resources.

Online Resource

Web addresses providing local information about environmental matters of all kinds.

Scientific Research Site

Scientific research centres such as universities, institutions or private initiatives doing research on nature and the environment.