Global Network of National Geoparks

GGN Newsletter 2014 Issue 01

Source :GGN Office Published :November 3, 2014




Inside this issue includes:


All GGN members list as of August 2014

Education & Communication

  ● A story of sand, loam and boulders

  ● "1 DAY on top of 110,000 YEARS"

  ● Fforest Fawr Geopark in Wales: The new transparent interpretation panel at Maen Llia

  ● Strengthen the cooperation between scientific institutions, and promoting the sustainable development of Geoparks

  ● Schoolboys strike gold at archaeological dig

  ● Shennongjia Global Geopark Reinforces International Communication

  ● Itoigawa Geopark and Hong Kong Geopark Use E-classrooms for Geopark Exchange

  ● Training Course on Geoheritage Protection and Geopark Construction

European Geoparks Week 2014

  ● Shetland Nature Festival 2014

  ● Walk along the Rake water channel

  ● German-Dutch Geopark Expedition was a great success

Tourism & Promotion

  ● A new marine park in Lesvos Geopark - New perspectives in tourism development

  ● Personalized tourism:GEOvisual and GEOfood

  ● Opening of restored mineral water source “Drees of Darscheid” of Vulkaneifel Geopark

  ● Hong Kong Global Geopark celebrates issue of definitive stamps and philatelic items


  ● Sierra Morena has just been declared Reserve and Starlight Destination

  ● A new identity for the first Spanish dinosaur

  ● Tianzhushan Global Geopark Implements the Conservation Project of Paleocene Mammalian Fauna Fossil Sites


  ● The 4th Asia-Pacific Geoparks Network San’in Kaigan Symposium

  ● The 6th International UNESCO Conference on Global Geoparks


 ● International Intensive Course on Geoparks 2015


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