Expedition for the Earth
The Nova Scotia Nature Trust is excited to announce the launch of the second Expedition for the Earth: Iceland 2016. The goal of the expedition is to raise funds and awareness to help to preserve land and wild spaces in Nova Scotia, while challenging participants to explore special protected areas in another part of the world on a guided adventure expedition.
Iceland 2016: Fjallabak Nature Reserve
Experience spectacular volcanic landscapes, inviting hot springs and the wonder of one of earth’s most geologically active landscapes on this 7 day journey through Iceland's Fjallabak Nature Reserve.
Isolated from all other landmasses, Iceland is a unique and interesting place to explore. Challenge yourself and awaken your sense of discovery in this unique, rugged landscape , all while helping to create new protected areas in your own backyard by raising funds to protect wild spaces here in Nova Scotia.
For the adventure.
And the experience of a lifetime!
You’ve done the charity walks, marathons and relays. Take it to the next level, with an unforgettable adventure expedition for charity. Experience this spectacular protected area and raise funds to protect your own natural legacy in Nova Scotia.
Iceland's Fjallabak Nature Reserve, established in 1979, is home to breathtaking scenery and natural landscapes including colourful volcanoes, grassy plains, inviting hot springs and one of the most active volcanic regions in the world.
The ever-changing landscape makes conditions difficult for plants and animals alike. The result is a rugged, beautifully desolate environment with an interesting natural history.
Read more about the landscapes, geology, flora and fauna of this iconic region »