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Heralding Spring

By Iceland Review

The arrival of the Golden Plover to Iceland traditionally means that spring has arrived. This year’s first Golden Plovers were seen in Seltjarnarnes, west Reykjavík yesterday by a British ornithologist. According to the Icelandic Natural History Institute, Golden Plovers normally arrive between the 24th and 31st of March , so this year they’re unusually early, perhaps due to the mild weather.

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