Icelanders Worry Highway Project Could Displace Elves
An environmentalist group in Iceland has aided in the postponement of highway construction with claims it would disturb an elf habitat.By Jasmine Bailey | December 24, 2013
Some Icelanders are serious about halting the construction of a highway for reasons many outside would find laughable — hidden elves.
"Now that project is on hold until the supreme court weighs in. The environmental group called Friends of Lava say the project would destroy the elves' land." (Via WQAD)
Members of Friends of Lava have made it clear their concern is not just elves but the environment, as the construction plans run straight through a lava field, which would destroy plants and bird's nests. (Via RUV)