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Outcrop of the month – August 2017

Outcrop of the month – August 2017 by Manuel de Paz (Amsterdam) The Cantabrian Zone (CZ) conforms the Variscan foreland fold and thrust belt, and is located in the core of the Ibero-Armorican arc of NW-Iberia. Deformation is characterized by thin-skinned thrusts and associated folds that accommodate frontal and lateral ramps. The Villaz√≥n-Reigada Syncline is … Continue reading Outcrop of the month – August 2017