Geo-East Field Trip to Upware
Sunday 15th September Explore the fascinating limestones (Jurassic ‘coral reefs’) of two of the county’s most important geological sites – Dimmock’s Cote quarry and Commissioners’ Pit (no public access). Non members welcome. Booking needed – details available soon. Reserve a place now email email@example.com.
Fifth walk on the Fen Edge Trail published
The fifth walk on the Trail, from Witcham to Sutton, via Mepal, is now available for download from the Fen Edge Trail website. Part of our Geosites initiative, this project explores the Landscape Heritage of this important feature of Cambridgeshire. Further walks will be published this summer.
CGS Monthly Talk
Monday 9th September
‘The warning of the gods – the day Pompeii died’
Vesuvius, Pompeii, Pliny and more
See events page for details
Cambridgeshire has a fascinating landscape and an interesting geology. See our Local Landscapes page for more details and download the excellent leaflet ‘The Mapping of Landscapes, Geology and Soils of Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire’ by Timothy Farewell, Peter Friend, Martin Whiteley and Joanna Zawadzk.
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