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Condition and Opening of Mountain Roads - 8.5.2019

Hálendiskort Vegagerðarinnar.

A map with information on mountain road conditions

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Icelandic roads turned into art - 29.4.2019

Kailum Graves is an australian artist.

The Australian artist Kailum Graves collected photos of Icelandic roads from the vast network of webcams.

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Þingvallavegur (36) closed - use Vallavegur (361) - 12.4.2019

Þingvallavegur lokaður - hjáleið

Þingvallavegur (road number 36) through Þingvellir National park will be closed from Wednesday 24th April for all traffic. A detour through Vallavegur (361) will be available the whole time Þingvallavegur is closed. Vallavegur is a narrow road and needs to be driven carefully since it is not built for the estimated traffic.

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Sediment transport and bathymetric change at Hornafjörður tidal inlet - 12.4.2019

Kynning á meistaraverkefni um Hornafjarðarós

A master's thesis in engineering at the University of Lund, Sweden, which deals with Hornafjörður and Grynnslin has not been published. The project was carried out by Clemens Klante's German student who did so well in his studies that he was chosen to work on a doctoral project at the university. He introduced his project to the maritime division of the Icelandic Road and Coastal Administration last fall.

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