The Natural Science Institute of the Westfjords
Science, Nature & Culture
„We are a life science institution in the heart of the Westfjords of Iceland. Our mission is to gather information about the natural world around us and to disseminate our understanding to the general public in an effective and easy to understand manner.”
The Natural Science Institute of the Westfjords is a life science research institution which focuses on research related to birds, plants, fish, marine benthic invertebrates, and freshwater organisms. The institution is also home to one of Iceland´s leading archeological research groups. Whether you need assistance with environmental impact assessments, environmental monitoring, taxonomic identification, or are interested in research collaboration for specific projects in the Westfjords, you can always count on us. Don´t hesitate to reach out and contact us!