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ApuanGeoDay 2016
Geomorphological and Neotectonic Map of the Apuan Alps - presentation

Seravezza, 28th May 2016




A big event during the 2016 Geoweek in the Apuan Alps.
The Unesco Global Geopark proposed the public presentation of the Geomorphological and Neotectonic Map, after the "historical" publication of the same cartographic tool. The initial phase of the mapping project on the Apuan Alps geological heritage ended fifteen years after the release of the first Park Geological Map.







Geografia Fisica e Dinamica Quaternaria
vol. 38 (2) - 2015

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Dr. Alessia Amorfini - geopark manager - introduces the main topics and explains the meaning of this publication.





On welcome address only by Francesco Ceccarelli (Vice President of the Italian Geological Association - Tuscany Region)




The first key note by prof. Carlo Baroni (University of Pisa) on the geomorphological section of this new Map.



The second key note by prof. Pierluigi Pieruccini (University of Siena) on the neotectonic section of this new Map.





The last contribution in programme by prof. Pier Lorenzo Fantozzi (University of Siena) on the digital data bank of this Geomorphological and Netectonic Map of the Apuan Alps.





The Park Director - dr. Antonio Bartelletti - during his cloosing speech.



The Conference Room of the Misericordia of Seravezza. Many people take part in the event.




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