The volcanic eruption in Holuhraun, which began on August 31st 2014, has come to an end. The eruption ended on Friday, February 27th. Bardarbunga system, Bardarbunga caldera and the area around Holuhraun will be monitored closely.
Gas pollution is still detected around the eruption site, and no changes have been made to the restricted area north of Vatnajökull. The Civil Protection still operates in Alert phase. The Aviation Colour Code for Bárðarbunga has been downgraded from orange to yellow.