This journal details all aspects of our global geoheritage, both in situ and portable. It examines conservation of sites and materials--use, protection and practical heritage management--as well as its interpretation through education, training and tourism.

The journal covers all aspects of geoheritage and its protection. Key topics include:

- Identification, characterization, quantification and management of geoheritage

- Integration of biodiversity and geodiversity in nature conservation and land-use policies

- Geological heritage, sustainable development, community action, practical initiatives and tourism

- Geoparks: creation, management and outputs

- Conservation in the natural world, Man-made and natural impacts, climate change;

- Geotourism definitions, methodologies, and case studies

- Pedagogical use of geological heritage: publications, teaching media, trails, centers, on-site museums.

  • Details all aspects of our global geoheritage, both in situ and portable
  • Examines conservation of sites and materials as well as its interpretation through education, training and tourism
  • Covers all aspects of geoheritage and its protection

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3.389 (2019)
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105 days
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259 days
Submission to acceptance
72,618 (2020)

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