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ARARIPE UNESCO GLOBAL GEOPARK (Brazil)

ARARIPE UNESCO GLOBAL GEOPARK (Brazil)

The geological heritage of the Geopark is characterized by important geological records from the Lower Cretaceous period between 90 and 150 million years ago, especially in its paleontological content. The preservation of this vast and rich heritage of fossils in the region was caused by unique conditions during the geological evolution of Araripe Basin, especially in the Cretaceous. The ...

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THE BUDLEIGH SALTERTON PEBBLE BEDS

THE BUDLEIGH SALTERTON PEBBLE BEDS

Geology of South Dorset and SouthEast Devon and its World Heritage Coast. Special Memoir for 1:50,000 geological sheets 328 Dorchester, 342 West Fleet and Weymouth and 342/343 Swanage and parts of sheets 326/340 Sidmouth, 327 Bridport, 329 Bournemouth and 330 Newton Abbott. 161 pp. In Fig. 3 on, the Littleham Mudstone Formation is listed as belonging to the Changhsingian Stage of the ...

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List of World Heritage Sites in Cyprus

List of World Heritage Sites in Cyprus

World Heritage Sites ; Site Image Loion () Year listed UNESCO data Description Paphos: Paphos: 1980 79; iii, vi (cultural) Worship of preHellenic fertility deities in Cyprus began in the Neolithic period (6th millennium BCE).Paphos was the site of one of the oldest Mycenean settlements. In the 12th century BCE, they built a dedied temple to Aphrodite, the goddess of love and beauty, who ...

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Kokkinoyia CYPS Cyprus 35 2 30 33 3 45 Mafic 1953 1954 0 0 0 yes Massive, stockwork. Surface gossan. Cretaceous 100 0 Mafic in midoceanic ridge stratigraphic between the Upper and Lower Pillow Lavas. bornite chalcocite chalcopyrite covellite digenite marcasite pyrite pyrrhotite sphalerite olivine basalt pillow basalt pillow basalt (200 m) pillow basalt ...

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Troulli CYPS Cyprus 35 1 49 33 37 26 Mafic3000 1956 1 0 0 0 0 yes Massive, stockwork, dissemination. Surface gossan. Cretaceous 100 6 3 0 Mafic in midoceanic ridge stratigraphic bornite chalcocite chalcopyrite chlorite covellite epidote jasper pyrite pillow basalt flow pillow basalt basalt flow Holocene silt sand gravel Pleistocene silt ...

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Chrysochou (river)

Chrysochou (river)

The Chrysochou is a river of Paphos District in western Cyprus. It flows through the Paphos Forest and village of Goudi. One of its tributaries is the Stavros tis Psokas. The main aquifers of the basin are The Terra and Koronia Limestones, The Gypsum, The Coastal Plain, and The Alluvial. References. Coordinates. This page was last edited on 22 July 2020, at 02:40 (UTC). Text is available under ...

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Minerals, Precious Metals and Gems

Minerals, Precious Metals and Gems

Minerals are solid substances that have formed naturally in the Earth. They have a characteristic chemical and physical properties and usually a regular crystal structure. Most rocks that we see today are made of minerals (they are the 'ingredients' in rocks) and both precious metals and .

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Cyprus Ministry of Eduion and Culture

Cyprus Ministry of Eduion and Culture

Welcome to the website of the Cyprus Ministry of Eduion, Culture, Youth and Sports. The website contains information regarding the Cyprus Eduional System, the Departments, Services and Committees of the Ministry. The website is a useful source of information and provides access to announcements, circulars, newsletters, annual reports and statistical data. Additionally, it provides ...

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Gypsum Statistics and Information

Gypsum Statistics and Information

Gypsum, one of the most widely used minerals in the world, literally surrounds us every day. Most gypsum in the United States is used to make wallboard for homes, offices, and commercial buildings; a typical new American home contains more than 7 metric tons of gypsum alone. Moreover, gypsum is used worldwide in concrete for highways, bridges, buildings, and many other

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Gypsum | Indiana Geological Water Survey

Gypsum | Indiana Geological Water Survey

Deep below the rugged surface of Indiana's Martin County people work in two underground mines to extract and process an unusual mineral resource gypsum. Gypsum (CaSO4*2H2O) is a soft, water soluble mineral that is processed to make critical building materials especially wallboard. Gypsum is mostly massive (Figperiod; 1A) but also forms silky satin spar (Figperiod; 1B).

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The Gypsum Hills Scenic Byway | Kansas State History

The Gypsum Hills Scenic Byway | Kansas State History

Yet the Gypsum Hills' geological good looks are just the beginning. The region boasts a history and spirit enriched by tle ranching, NativeAmerican heroes Chiefs Black Kettle and White Bear, temperancemovement heroine Carrie Nation, westwardmoving American pioneers, and much more. You'll also find art galleries, a drivein theater in ...

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Gypsum Decorations

Gypsum Decorations

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Evaporite karst and caves of Emilia Romagna Region ...

Evaporite karst and caves of Emilia Romagna Region ...

The gypsum karst area of Punta Alegre is very small, consisting of a diapir in which few very small gypsum caves (never exceeding 2030 m in length) are present. All the karst form are controlled by the peculiar tropical climate, which allows also the development of a few interesting speleothems and cave minerals. A couple of caves (locally named Cuevas do Calor) host huge bat colonies during ...

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Shared genetic heritage from Sicily to Cyprus: A new ...

Shared genetic heritage from Sicily to Cyprus: A new ...

 · "Shared genetic heritage from Sicily to Cyprus: A new genomic study on southern Mediterranean reveals a genetic continuity across geographic and national borders." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 17 ...

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Mathiati North CYPS Cyprus 34 58 35 33 20 47 Mafic 1937 0 0 0 yes Massive lenticular, stockwork, km thickness. Surface gossan. Cretaceous 100 0 Mafic in midoceanic ridge yes stratigraphic chalcedony chalcopyrite chlorite covellite digenite goethite gypsum illite jarosite jasper limonite maghemite marcasite montmorillonite pyrite ...

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