Continents are additionally surrounded by water, however because they are so big, they do not appear to be thought-about islands. Australia, the smallest continent, is more than three times the scale of Greenland, the largest island. The southwest nook of Iceland is by far essentially the most densely populated region. It can be the location of the capital Reykjavík, the northernmost national capital on the earth.
In the late twelfth century, Ari the Wise described it within the Íslendingabók as “forested from mountain to sea shore”. Permanent human settlement significantly disturbed the isolated ecosystem of skinny, volcanic soils and limited species variety. The forests were closely exploited over the centuries for firewood and timber...Read More