Category Archives: wildfires

Seasonality of wildfires in Iceland

In the next volume of Náttúrufræðingsins, 84(1-2): 19-26, there is an article about the seasonality of wildfires in Iceland. Summary. Data on wildfires was collected from news databases, and for the period 2003–2010 we had data from the Iceland Construction … Continue reading

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Particulate matter, dust storm and possibly a wildfire

There were many things occurring on Wednesday 10 April 2013. PM10 was over the health limit in Reykjavik, small dust storm in the south, and possibly also a wildfire. Let’s take a closer look PM10 was over the limit in … Continue reading

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Wildfire at Snæfellsnes

The wildfire yesterday at Snæfellsnes is seen on a satellite image (MODIS image from NASA) at 21:15 on 9 July 2012. The location is to the east on the southern part of the peninsula, see map below. The weather in … Continue reading

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Scientific article about the wildfires in Iceland 2006

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Advise for wildfires and PM10 pollution

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