Greylag Geese

Photographed by Guðmundur Örn Leifsson, 2016

The graylag goose leaves Iceland now in Gormánuður and overwinters in the British Isles. The old Icelandic calendar only has summer and winter. The first winter month is Gormánuður.

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The .is Domain Registry

ISNIC - Internet á Íslandi hf. manages and operates the registry and technical infrastructure for the .is country-code top-level domain, according to the principles specified in the registration rules.

The purpose of these rules is to ensure the security, efficiency and transparency of the domain delegation and registration process. The registration of a domain confers rights to the use of the domain name according to current ISNIC rules, but does not confer ownership of the domain.

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Reykjavík Internet Exchange

ISNIC operates the RIX, a public internet exchange located in Reykjavík, Iceland. RIX has been operating since 1999 and is currently the only open internet exchange in Iceland.

The RIX is open to everyone satisfying it's connectivity requirements. All the major Icelandic ISPs are connected.

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