Iceland adventure

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Rachel Webster (curator of botany) and I are in Iceland on field work to meet colleagues and see some of the world’s best geological features!

Here are some of the pictures from our first day

 

The Icelandic Institute of Natural History

The Icelandic Institute of Natural History

 

 

Zeolites

Zeolites

 

Storm petrels?

Storm petrels?

The Mid Atlantic Ridge!

The Mid Atlantic Ridge!

 

Steam vents and boiling mud

Steam vents and boiling mud

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4 Responses

  1. Jealous!

  2. Reblogged this on Herbology Manchester.

  3. […] David Gelsthorpe, Curator of Earth Sciences, and myself were at Þingvellir in south-western Iceland. In 930, the […]

  4. […] doing lots of planning at the moment for our return trip to Iceland. Rachel Webster and I visited Iceland last September to see some of the world’s best geological sites and meet potential […]

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