The Zumaia Declaration on geological heritage is supported by the IAPG
The IAPG is among the supporting organizations of the Zumaia Declaration on geological heritage that was officially released on 28 October 2022 at the event "First 100 IUGS Geological Heritage Sites" held in Zumaia (Basque Coast, Spain).
In this document, the International Union of Geological Sciences - IUGS declares the following:
Recognizing and preserving Geological Heritage is critical. The IUGS adopts the mission to acknowledge Geological Heritage of highest scientific importance. Collaboration between all international initiatives involved with geoheritage and geodiversity can lead to their further appreciation, to their sustainable use as educational resources, and, most importantly, to their preservation for the good of society, for future generations, and for our Planet’s well-being.
- Download the Zumaia Declaration (pdf file)
- Website of the "First 100 IUGS Geological Heritage Sites"
- More about the "First 100 IUGS Geological Heritage Sites" on the Geoparkea website
IAPG - International Association for Promoting Geoethics: