European Geoparks Week 2017
26/05/2017 - 11/06/2017
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Geoparc Mundial UNESCO de la Catalunya Central
"Millions of years ago, the geographic heart of Catalonia, there is a sea disappeared driven by the rise of mountain ranges such as the Pyrenees. Geological processes have left an area with spectacular rock formations like Montserrat and rich natural resources like salt. "
The UNESCO World Geopark Central Catalonia is the only Geopark of Catalonia and are in a privileged location in the heart of Catalonia.
A Geopark is a well-defined territory, with a strong personality and an exceptional geological heritage that promotes a strategy of sustainable socioeconomic development. Promote your identity through geotourism, promoting geology, environment, culture, traditions, crafts and local businesses, ensuring the welfare of its inhabitants. Special care is taken in the dissemination of the natural and cultural values ??as well as promote research and geoconservació.
The Geopark and its partner schools periodically organize activities and events to disseminate and promote the rich heritage of the region. In spring this year from 26 May to 11 June, we celebrate the European Geoparks Week, days on which the public is invited to discover the Geoparks. Do not miss the activities offered Geoparks Central Catalonia!
European Week Geoparks DATES: May 26 to June 11
European Geoparks Week planned program.
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