"Ashes coated with lichens" Top 5 Page for this destination Iceland Local Custom Tip by JLBG

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The deposits of ashes are not very solid and can easily give landslides. Under the climate of Iceland, they are covered with a thick coat of lichens after a few years. If you enlarge this picture, you will see that there has been several small landslides, revealed by cracks and by the absence of lichens.

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  • Updated Nov 27, 2004
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