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Cultural relics on the banks of the river Jökulsá á Dal (Jökla) 

The aim is twofold. Firstly, to research the history of communities on the banks of Jökulsá á Dal and their relationship with this mighty glacial river, which often represented a significant obstacle, although Icelanders nevertheless found ways to cross the river.

Secondly, to create an archiving policy and record the ancient relics that lie along the course of the river. This will protect the archaeological remains and relics that can still be found on the banks from natural or human damage/destruction, as well as preventing knowledge from passing out of memory, as will happen if nothing is done.