Geology of the Iberian Peninsula
The geology of the Iberian Peninsula consists of the study of the rock formations on the Iberian Peninsula, which includes Spain, Portugal, Andorra, and Gibraltar. The peninsula contains rocks from e...
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Geology of the Pyrenees
The Pyrenees form part of the huge alpine orogenic system. This 430 kilometre long, roughly east-west striking, intracontinental mountain chain divides France, Spain, and Andorra. It has an exte...
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Mining in Portugal
Mining in Portugal is regulated by the Portuguese Ministry of Economy and the Geology and Energy Resources authority under the state-run research institute INETI. Mining activities has continued since...
Paleontology in Portugal
Paleontology in Portugal refers to paleontological research occurring within or conducted by people from the European country of Portugal.
Paleontology in Spain
Paleontology in Spain refers to paleontological research occurring within or conducted by people from the European country of Spain.
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Picos Volcanic System
The Picos Volcanic Fissural System (Portuguese: Sistema Vulcânico Fissural dos Picos) is a system of scoria cones that build up the central region of the island of São Miguel (between Sete Cidades...
2011 Lorca earthquake
The 2011 Lorca earthquake (Spanish: Terremoto de Lorca de 2011) was a moderate magnitude 5.1 Mw earthquake that caused significant localized damage in the Region of Murcia, Spain. Centred at a ver...
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Conocoryphe
Conocoryphe is a genus of primarily eyeless trilobites belonging to the family Conocoryphidae. They lived during the Middle Cambrian period, about 505 million years ago. These arthropods lived on the ...
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Cummingella
Cummingella is a genus trilobite that lived during from the earliest Carboniferous until the Middle Permian. Its remains have been found in Belgium, the Czech Republic, France, Germany, the Netherland...
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Aljustrel mine
8°9′38″W / 37.86750°N 8.16056°W / 37.86750; -8.16056Aljustrel mine was a zinc-lead mine near Aljustrel, Portugal. The mine was put on care and maintenance in November 2008.Al...
1755 Lisbon earthquake
The 1755 Lisbon earthquake, also known as the Great Lisbon earthquake, occurred in the Kingdom of Portugal on Saturday, 1 November, the holiday of All Saints' Day, at around 09:40 local time. In combi...
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1428 Catalonia earthquake
The Catalan earthquake of 2 February 1428, known in Catalan as the terratrèmol de la candelera because it took place during the Candlemas, struck the region of Catalonia, especially Roussillon, with a...
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Sorbas basin
The Sorbas basin is a sedimentary basin around the town of Sorbas in south-east Spain. It is believed to have been formed by extension, between two fault-bounded blocks which rotated anti-clockwise t...
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Jurassic Museum of Asturias
The Jurassic Museum of Asturias (Spanish: Museo del Jurásico de Asturias; MUJA) is located in the area of Rasa de San Telmo near the parish (administrative division) of Lastres in the municipality of ...
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Sierra Menera
Sierra Menera is a 31 km (19 mi) long mountain range in the southwestern end of the Iberian System. Its highest point is the 1,601 m high summit known as Monte de San Ginés; another importan...
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