Global Network of National Geoparks

Geopark partners fly in to see how it's done in the Bay

December 17, 2009

A trip taking in Torbay's greenest attractions has helped cement a new partnership between the resort and Hong Kong.

Kents Cavern Newsletter - 16 December 2009

December 17, 2009

Meet Father Christmas in the caves ;The Geo-Trail from Kents Cavern;Merry Christmas...

Monthly Report of the Geopark Naturtejo Meseta Meridional-Issue 38

December 17, 2009

In this issue: – Naturtejo Geopark in the European Week of Regions –German University visits Geopark – Observanatura birdwatching fair –Environment Green-Flag for Geopark schools and more…

Marble Arch Caves European and Global Geopark has received special certificate for cross-border work

December 14, 2009

The Association of European Border Regions (AEBR) has attributed a ‘Certificate for Special Achievement’ to the Marble Arch Caves Geopark (Ireland).

Conservation service meeting

December 2, 2009

State Institute for Nature Protection, Directorate for Nature Protection and Public Institution Papuk Nature Park organized Conservation Service meeting for all National Parks, Nature Parks and County...

Planet Earth Lisbon Event

November 20, 2009

Hosted by the Portuguese Government, the International Year of Planet Earth (IYPE) triennium (2007-2009) will celebrate a major closing event in Lisbon, Portugal, 20-22 November 2009

International Seminar on Hong Kong National Geopark Inauguration 2009 comes to a fruitful end

November 19, 2009

As one of the major programmes to celebrate the successful nomination of Hong Kong Geopark as the National Geopark of China...

Monthly Report of the Geopark Naturtejo Meseta Meridional-Issue 37

November 12, 2009

In this issue: – 24th European Geoparks Meeting: getting closer –VIIIEuropean Geoparks Conference: 200 as one – I European Geoparks Fair:promoting ideas for thousands of locals – Brazil again in the ...

Latest North Pennines News

November 12, 2009

it's warm and cosy inside the latest issue of North Pennines News - 20 full-colour pages of news, features and pictures from the North Pennines.Stories this time include the £500,000 boost for peatlan...

Autumn edition of the English Riviera Geopark Newsletter

November 12, 2009

Welcome to the first edition of the English Riviera Geopark Newsletter which ensures that you are kept up to date with all the latest news, events and stories from around the Geopark...

World Famous Mountain Association Formed

November 6, 2009

The World Famous Mountain Association was formed on Oct 14, with its headquaters in Mount Lushan, Jiangxi Province at the First World Famous Mountain conference here...

Monthly Report of the Geopark Naturtejo Meseta Meridional-Issue 36

October 15, 2009

In this issue: – Geosweet’s Final in the Pine Forest Fair – Hot Geology in summer- National Environment Award to Portas de Ródão Natural Monument – New interpretive Centre of Tejo Internacional Natura...

Geology Course, Starting 27th October 2009,Dungarvan V.E.C.

October 15, 2009

Interested in the Earth? Volcanoes, earthquakes, crystals, gems and dinosaurs? Then join this Autumn's geology course (7 evening classes + 1 fieldtrip).

Group determined to get geopark label

October 15, 2009

he bid to make southern New Brunswick the first geopark in North America will really begin to rock at a meeting in the city later this month.

World’s largest Dinosaur fossil group discovered in Zhucheng, Shandong

October 15, 2009

A 500-meter-long, 26-meter-deep dinosaur fossil gallery has been found in Shandong’s Zhucheng Dinosaur Stream

Geoparks a new strategy: Geology for Development

October 10, 2009

UNESCO’s support for national GEOPARKS responds to the strong need expressed by the geoscientific community in numerous countries around the world for an international framework of geoconservation to ...

Two New Geoparks in the European Geoparks Network

October 10, 2009

The Coordination Committee of the European Geoparks Network has accepted two new members to the European Geoparks Network at its meeting in Naturtejo Geopark, Portugal, September 2009

Geoparks Ireland Forum

October 10, 2009

The Geological Survey of Ireland (GSI) and the Geological Survey of Northern Ireland (GSNI) wish to contribute to the future development of Geoparks as a major tourism resource in Ireland and Northern...

The 24th meeting of the EGN Coordination committee

October 10, 2009

24th Coordination Committee Meeting of the European Geoparks Network (Provenca-a-Nova) and the 8th European Geoparks Conference (Idanha-a-Nova) were held from 11th – 16th September 2009 in the Naturte...

Successful re-evaluation for Psiloritis Geopark

October 10, 2009

During the 24th Meeting of the European Geoparks Network (EGN) that was held in Naturtejo Geopark, Portugal, from 11th to 13th September, Psiloritis Natural Park was successfully re-evaluated to conti...