Third day of Geology and History: Underground cavities hidden or disappeared under the urban context

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Third day of Geology and History: Underground cavities hidden or disappeared under the urban context
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The Department for the Geological Service of Italy - ISPRA, the Italian Geographic Society and SIGEA propose a study-day on "Underground cavities hidden or disappeared under the urban context". This event is the third module of the cycle "Third day of Geology and History".

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 15 dicembre 2019.

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