SUMMER PROJECTS 2002
Stones of the monuments
and pavements of Aveiro
24th August and 14th and 21rd
Coordinator: Eng. Paulo Jorge da Conceição
Description: Observation of the different types of
rocks, minerals and fossils
used as ornamental and constructing
materials in Aveiro.
Itinerary: University of Aveiro - Center of the City of Aveiro.
Geology of the
Serra do Caramulo
4th and 7th of September
Coordinator: Prof. Jorge
Field trip in the Serra do Caramulo to
learn about its geology.
Itinerary: Aveiro, Águeda, Préstimo, Macieira de
Alcoba, Arca, Guardão, Águeda, Aveiro.
Alterations of the coastal zone
between Barra and Areão
7th of September
Coordinator: Prof. Cristina Bernardes
Coastal morphodynamics and influence of the antropcal actions
Aveiro - Barra – Costa Nova – Vagueira – Praia do
Areão – Aveiro
Geology of the Buçaco's
surroundings: a window unto the past
14th of September
Coordinator: Prof. Beatriz Valle Aguado
Visit to the main locations of geological interest
in the region of Luso-Buçaco
Underwater Geology of the
Ria of Aveiro
19th of September
Coordinator: Prof. Luís Menezes Pinheiro
Study of the underwater geology of the Ria
using geophysical methods in aquatic
Short cruise along several channels of the Ria,
boat belonging to the Administration of Aveiro's Harbour.
The water we drink:
the regional system of Carvoeiro
20th of September
Coordinator: Prof. Manuel Augusto Marques da Silva
The water used for the public needs of the municiples of the region of Baixo Vouga is supplied by the
Regional System of Carvoeiro. Visits will be made to Laboratories, the treatment station and
the captations of the system of Carvoeiro.
Aveiro (Dep. Geociências, University of Aveiro),
Albergaria-a-Velha, Carvoeiro, AVEIRO