Arboretum on the slopes of Mt. Esja

Preparations are underway for the establishment of an arboretum on 20 hectares of land on the slopes of Mt. Esja. The project is a collaboration between the Treegrowing club of Iceland, the Icelandic Forestry Service and the Reykjavík Forestry Association.

A presentation on the project will be given on Thursday, June 28 at Askja, University of Iceland, starting at 13:30. Key speakers will be William Friedman, from the Arnold Arboretum in Boston and Wilfried Emmerechts, from the Tervuren Arboretum near Brussels.


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