Fourth day of Geology and History: Earthquakes, tsunamis, ground effects, cartography and historical research

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Fourth day of Geology and History: Earthquakes, tsunamis, ground effects, cartography and historical research
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The Department for the Geological Service of Italy - ISPRA, the Italian Geographic Society and SIGEA propose a study-day on "Earthquakes, tsunamis, ground effects, cartography and historical research"

The main issues addressed in the first six days scheduled will be the following:

natural hazards, such as earthquakes, tsunamis, volcanic eruptions, sinkholes, floods, historical and cartographic sources and popular legends

• the disappeared Italian lakes, the sinkholes, the sacred and mineralized springs, the extinct spa areas

underground cavities hidden or disappeared under the urban context

• the effects on the ground due to landslides, collapses, liquefactions of the land, lake creations, river bed obstruction, changes in the landscape in general and historical research

• the evolution of the cartographic representation of the territory and the information that it conceals, the changes in the landscape and geo-morphological processes

• Geological landscapes and natural hazards in the history of art.

To send contributions, oral communications or posters, it will be necessary to fill in the format and send to: geostoria@isprambiente.it by the 26 january 2019.

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Further information:  geostoria@isprambiente.it