The national inventory of geosites in Portugal

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During the last three years geoscientists of various institutions have developed a project aiming the setup of a geoconservation strategy in Portugal (Brilha, 2009). One of the main goals of the project was the establishment of an inventory of the most important Portuguese geosites, under the scientific point of view. In a near future, national authorities will consider this inventory as a technical support for the implementation of nature conservation policies and land-use strategies.
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Title of host publicationGeoevents, Geological Heritage, and the Role of IGCP - Abstract Book (Marcos A. Lamolda et al., eds.)
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2010
EventGeoevents, Geological Heritage, and the Role of the IGCP -
Duration: 1 Jan 2010 → …


ConferenceGeoevents, Geological Heritage, and the Role of the IGCP
Period1/01/10 → …

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