Volcanic Landscapes Study Options
|Study Options||Locations||Study Times||Travel Times||Distance|
|A field investigation of the type of
volcanic activity and its relationship to the nature of the plate margin
together with the impact of landforms upon the landscape. Landforms studied
include volcanic craters, pyroclastic deposits, lava flows and tossols.
An active fault line with wine glass topography and other field evidence of earth movements can be included in a visit.
A walk through the volcanic landscape to the medieval village of Santa Pau forms one of the highlights of the day.
|Garrotxa||6 hrs||2 hrs||150 km|