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Guide of the tourist caves in Spain

Guide of the tourist caves in Spain
Guide of the tourist caves in Spain

Juan José Durán Valsero (edicion)

Affiliation: Instituto Geológico y Minero de España

Biography: Not available


Edition: Juan José Durán Valsero

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Publication year: 2007

Language: Spanish

Subjects: Popular geology

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Spain is a unique country that stands out, among many other things, for its geological natural heritage. In this sense, the Spanish caves are a treasure trove in quantity and quality, as few nations can, to that extent, boast of possessing. The Association of Spanish Tourist Caves groups within it open to the public from all corners of Spain where there is an underground cavities heritage. Missions of the Association are to preserve the caves and show visitors that they are close, thus facilitating the general public know and enjoy them. The Geological and Mining Institute of Spain has a long tradition in the study of karst cavities and Spanish. The first catalog of caves in Spain was published by IGME in the nineteenth century; late twentieth edited the Karst map of Spain, scale 1:1,000,000. Now, goes a step further, working with ACTE in the edition of this guide to Spanish tourist caves. The guide contains information on the caves of the Association and its natural, cultural and tourist environments, in order to facilitate its understanding by the general public. Also, this guide is intended to be a rigorous compendium, both scientifically and informative view of the Spanish underground wealth that is displayed in the open to the public belonging to the Association of Spanish Tourist Caves cavities.

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Physical Description : 104 p; il-col; 24 cm

ISBN: 84-7840-572-0

Publication: Madrid : Geological Survey of Spain, 2007

Reference IGME: 6404000001

Other data of interest: Price on paper: 12 €. It can be purchased at the store of IGME in 34, Cristóbal Bordiú Street (Madrid - Spain) or by mail by sending an email to publicaciones@igme.es // Tell us your opinion: http://igmepublicaciones.blogspot.com.es/

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