02. November 2017

Könnun / Survey

Stutt könnun í tengslum við gerð stjórnunar- og verndaráætlunar í Kötlu UNESCO jarðvangi með NOHNIK Architecture and Landscapes. Könnunin verður opin til og með 15. nóvember 2017. Short survey concerning the destination management and nature protection plan that Katla UNESCO Global Geopark is working on with NOHNIK Architecture and Landscape. The survey is open until November 15th 2017.

07. July 2017

Contract of governmental financial support

We celebrate the event where The Icelandic Minister of Environment and director of Katla UNESCO Global Geopark signed a contract this week of governmental financial support of Katla Unesco Global Geopark - Iceland for the next five years.

21. June 2017

Víkurskóli is now a formal GeoSchool of Katla UNESCO Global Geopark

Víkurskóli became a formal Geoschool on 24th May 2017. Signing of contracts was out in the nature at Sólheimasandur. The signing was combined with a fieldtrip with the students. Víkurskóli has been very active in Geoweek of Katla Geopark, with emphasis on nature related projects for students during that week. Katla Geopark and Víkurskóli look forward to working together.

18. April 2017

Geopark Week 2017!

Take a look at the program for our Geopark Week 2017 18th to 25th of April.

06. April 2017

Hvolsskóli first formal GeoSchool of Katla UNESCO Global Geopark

A formal agreement was made on the 4th of April between Hvolsskóli primary school in Hvolsvöllur and Katla UNESCO Global Gepark for the school to become a "GeoSchool of Katla UNESCO Global Geopark". Criteria has been made for the function of the school and the role of the two bodies in the carrying out of the work ahead. Great enthusiasm for this initiative.