PDF/EPUB 1864 shenandoah campaign.co Á Illustrated field guide to the Geology of Cap de Creus

[EPUB] ✼ Illustrated field guide to the Geology of Cap de Creus By Jordi Carrera – 1864-shenandoah-campaign.co Cap de Creus is a paradigm of Geological Heritage Located in the NE part of the Iberian peninsula it represents the easternmost outcrops of the Pyrenees The Cap de Creus forms a peninsula in the MeditCap de Creus is a paradigm of Geological Heritage Located in the NE part of the Iberian peninsula it represents the easternmost outcrops of the Pyrenees The Cap de Creus forms a peninsula in the Mediterranean and contains the most singular landscapes of the Costa Brava Geological biological and historical cultural elements converge on the Cap de Creus peninsula to shape a site of great scientific and landscape value The outstanding character of this site is mostly achieved from its geological configuration and from the Mediterranean clime which is here extremely windy tramuntana giving rise to many spectacular landforms and beautiful rocky coasts Moreover the main heritage value of this area concerns the uality and uantity of geological outcrops that enable the understanding of geological processes far beyond their regional interest The dawn of the Cap de Creus geological research can be placed in the early seventies Previous works were rather scarce and lacked a global approach to the main geological features of the region Some references on minerals and rocks from the Cap de Creus area appear in general treatises and compilations Calderón 1910; San Miguel de la Cámara 1936 and later specific works on a transformist interpretation of the origi.

N of pegmatites and Port gneisses Denaeyer 1947 and Denaeyer and San Miguel 1954 and on the basic geology of the area Cañada 1964 In the early seventies Jordi Carreras thesis on the general structural and metamorphic trends of the area and his later MSc research on shear zones and mylonites can be regarded as a milestone for the Cap de Creus geology Nowadays and after 40 years of research this area has become a worldwide reference place for structural geology The main reason for this is the exceptional uality of outcrops and structures exposed This fact together with that in the nineties the Cap de Creus stood as one of the uniue landscapes preserved in the Catalan coast lead the Catalan Government to protect vast areas of the Cap de Creus Peninsula designating the Cap de Creus Natural Park This has been essential to avoid the landscape and outcrop destruction due to the rampant urbanization that took place since the sixties elsewhere along the eastern Spanish coast However some spectacular geological outcrops are located in areas that suffered from uncontrolled touristic development This is the case of the Roses lighthouse area which to make matters worse was not later included in the Cap de Creus Natural Park because of its closeness to urban ar.

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PDF/EPUB 1864 shenandoah campaign.co Á Illustrated field guide to the Geology of Cap de Creus

PDF/EPUB 1864 shenandoah campaign.co Á Illustrated field guide to the Geology of Cap de Creus

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