What Worries Iceland? A World Without Ice. It Is Preparing. As rising temperatures drastically reshape Iceland’s landscape, businesses and the government are spending millions for survival and profit.

This NY Times article discusses Iceland and its preparation for a world without ice. From the offices of the fishing operation founded by his family two generations ago, Adalsteinn Ingólfsson has watched the massive Vatnajökull glacier shrink year after year. Rising temperatures have already winnowed the types of fish he can catch. But the wilting ice mass, Iceland’s largest, is a strange new challenge to business.

 

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