Icelandic Institute of Natural History - IINH - Garðabær institution
On the Green Map:
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.
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.
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.