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Comarca Minera UGGp is located in central Mexico. The area is named after the mining activity that took place first, for obsidian in Precolumbian times, then for precious metals during the Spanish Colony. Comarca Minera is a territory full of treasures: from silver and gold to the legacy of miners, artists and scientists.
Here, we grow stones : the Causses of Quercy UNESCO World Geopark !
The Quercy Causses can tell you about 200 million years of the Earth's history : palaeontology in the phosphate caves with fossiliferous deposits. As for Man, he has been around in this area for 200 000 years : cave art, dolmens and remarkable constructions.
In Java’s cultural heartland, a hidden world of caverns, clear water and mysterious creatures has created an ecosystem like no other. Gunung Sewu, on the Indonesian island of Java, takes its name — which means “thousands of mountains” — from the sweeping landscape of conical hills.
The territorry is regarded as a Museum of erosion, where processes and landforms have developed in conection with an intensive use of land for agriculture processes starting 3.5 thousand years ago, in connection with the demographic evolution in one of the main cultural areas in Mesoamerica: the Mixteca Region.
Discover Naturtejo Geopark is the introduction of a series of promotional videos developed by the Venezuelan photographer Jesus Salazar Cabrera about the landscapes and main geomonuments of this geopark. This approach resulted from a one month visit of the photographer to the territory in a first-hand experience.
At Terra.vita Earth’s life story surfaces. Geology and tectonic movement lifted it up and mankind exposed it. The quarries and excavations turned out to be windows into the past. A visit to the Geopark Terra.vita is like a time travel through Earth’s history and men’s myths. Mankind has always had the urge to explore.
Mankind has always been looking for explanations. These stories help bring history come to life. Here you can find many things that needed explanations. You can see where the ice ages left their marks. Where mammoths roomed the land. Where battles took place. Where Megalithic
tombes were build.
Batur UNESCO Global Geopark is located in northeast Bali, the most popular international tourist destination in Indonesia.
Longyan Geopark is located in the southeastern part of China, the main source of the Minjiang, Jiulongjiang and Tingjiang Rivers.