Snorri Rafnsson with his dogs in Breiðajörður fjord.

Fighting the Birds’ Furred Fiend

19 Apr 2019 “We need to protect nature against minks. We let them into the country, and we must accept responsibility.”

Minks are aggressive and prey on bird colonies and farm animals.

Mink family on the road in Reykjavik

22 Jun 2016 Edward Rickson was cycling to work yesterday near Reykjavik domestic airport in the city centre when he spotted a family of minks on the road.


Partly cloudy


6 °C


Later today

10 °C

Light rain


8 °C