Before: After: Free Map of Iceland (20080715) for Google Earth . Together with Icelandic Toponyms it could be very successfully used for Google Map Maker mapping of Iceland . Download the map in Google Earth and in Google Maps .
In Google Earth , the ultimate free Geographic Information System ( GIS ), Iceland looks like an undiscovered island - pure and clean. Well, that was the case until today. I liked the way it looked before but I needed something more - information. In other words, I was missing the functionally of my legendary web site Icelandic Gazetteer (In Icelandic: Örnefnaskrá Íslands ), which I made in the spring of 2000. At first, I decided to add some forest on the map of Iceland. It looked like that: Pretty Iceland! It looks so different from what the peaceful vikings left us after vegetationally vandalizing the island. Then I decided to add toponyms with some additional place names' features. Iceland became even more beautiful. And water bodies: So, this morning I was curious to see how all the data features would combine in 3D. So, East Iceland looked like this: Cool indeed. Now you can download Iceland Toponyms (20080712) directly to your Google Earth program. It is not pref