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WORLD ATLAS on GRANITE PSEUDOKARST

November 2014: Compiled more than 440 references about granite caves of the World.

Following Wheeland’s criterion (1982) an update of the Atlas on pseudokarst of Charbert and Courbon (1997) was made, compiling more than 440 references on caves with certain importance, distributed in 37 countries and five continents. All are related to granitic rock.

SUBGLACIAL CAVES from O COUREL

June 2014: We've reached the -94 m of depth in Rogueiras cave (O Courel, Lugo, Galicia).

DATA SUMMARY for Rogueiras Model
Included Length  480 m
Total SurveyedIn process
Cave Depth  -86 m
Discovered by: Orlando Álvarez (september 2011)

GRANITE PSEUDOKARST

June 2013: 3D ANAGLYPH - V 2.0. Granite caves anaglyphs from metric to nanometric scale .

ALBARELLOS PROJECT: October 2012 - December 2014. Surveying the bigest granite cave of Galicia.

DATA SUMMARY for Albarellos Model
Included Length839 m
Total SurveyedIn process (>1261 m)
Cave Depth-36 m
Discovered by: Manuel Jesús Suárez Fuentetaja (AXENA)

A TRAPA PROJECT:February 2015. Closing the project: A Trapa Cave System is over 1600 m. of length.

DATA SUMMARY for A Trapa FINAL Model
Included Length1587,0 m
Total Surveyed2363,6 m
Cave Depth102,0 m
Previous record: 1340,3 m ( CEM 2011)

A CUNCHOSA PROJECT: February 2015. Granite cave system of "A Cunchosa" (Aldán, Pontevedra, Galicia).

DATA SUMMARY for A Cunchosa Model
Included Length174,0 m
Total Surveyed186,2 m
Cave Depth7,5 m
Previous record: No data.

A FURNA PROJECT: 2012/2017. Pit of A Furna. Castelo das Furnas (Boivao, Valença, Portugal).

DATA SUMMARY for A Furna Model
Included Length353,3 m
Total Surveyed353,3 m
Cave Depth32,2 m
Previous record: No data.

O FOLÓN PROJECT.

DATA SUMMARY for O Folón Model
Included Length905 m
Total SurveyedUndetermined
Cave Depth34 m
Previous record: No data.

QUARTZITE PARAKARST

- October 2012: First quartzite cave from Galicia (O Courel, Lugo, Galicia).

- July 2013: Surveying the first quartzite cave in O Courel.

ARTIFICIAL CAVES

January - February 2013: ARTILLERY BUNKER J4. Cabo Silleiro (Vigo, Galicia). Topografía completa.

ACTIVITIES

THIS YEAR 2018 IS DEDICATED TO THE PROMOTION AND DISCOVERY OF CAVING AND EDUCATION IN FAVOR OF THE CONSERVATION.

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

WEEK OF THE CAVING.
"La espeleología descúbrela y vívela como deporte-ciencia".
06-14/04/2018

DISCOVERING THE CAVING.
"Cuevas kársticas en O Courel (Samos-Folgoso)".
14-15/04/2018

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XIX CAMPAMENTO GALEGO EXTRATERRITORIAL.
"Descubre el Pseudokarst de Cáceres: Las Potras de Montehermoso, Ribera del Bronco, cuenca del Alagón". 11-14/10/2018.

PROJECT OF THE CAMP... DISCOVER WHAT WE ARE SCHEDULING.

ACTIVITIES 2018

II TALLER DE TOPOGRAFÍA SUBTERRÁNEA

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DISCOVERING THE CAVING.
"Sima de A Furna. Boivao-Valença (Portugal)".

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DISCOVERING THE CAVING.
"Cuevas y abrigos en la zona sur de la ría de Vigo".

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ACTIVITIES 2017

II CAMPAMENTO GALEGO DE VETERANOS

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GEOLODÍA 2017

I TALLER DE TOPOGRAFÍA SUBTERRÁNEA

MORE ACTIVITIES

ACTIVITIES 2016

XLIX CAMPAMENTO GALEGO DE ESPELEOLOXÍA

GEOLODÍA 2016

ACTIVIDADE ABERTA. PSEUDOKARST EN ROCHAS PLUTÓNICAS: PRATRIMONIO NATURAL INÉDITO E DIFERENTE

ACTIVITIES 2015

XLVIII CAMPAMENTO GALEGO DE ESPELEOLOXÍA

AUGA E PAISAXE KÁRSTICO. SEMINARIO DE INICIACIÓN Á ESPELEOLOXÍA E RUTA

ACTIVITIES 2014

PATRIMONIO XEOLÓXICO DE VIGO: O CASO DAS COVAS

XIII REUNIÓN NACIONAL DE GEOMORFOLOGÍA

XORNADA MONOGRÁFICA SOBRE TOPOGRAFÍA ESPELEOLÓXICA

ACTIVITIES 2013

XVIII CAMPAMENTO DE ESPELEOLOXÍA INFANTIL E XUVENIL

16TH INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF SPELEOLOGY

PUBLICATIONS

PROJECTS

"Building the digital model of the biggest cave in Galicia: Project of Rei Cintolo Cave"

UPCOMING PROJECTS: "Building the Digital Galician Atlas of Caves and Mines".

To participate contact us: cetra@cetra.es

DOWNLOADS

POSTER O FOLÓN

POSTER A TRAPA

VIDEO ALBARELLOS. T5

VIDEO ALBARELLOS. TVG

DIGITAL MODEL OF CAVE REI CINTOLO

COLLABORATIONS

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