This BLOG is about my project Atlantico Fantastico, focusing on special geological, archeological and natural sites along the European Atlantic coast. You will read about:
- Portugal: track fossils of dinosaurs and its geological context;
- SW-Ireland: megalithic constructions and ice age landscapes;
- Spain: Cretaceous-Paleogene extinction event written in Basque rocks;
- England: Jurassic Coast and historic paleontology;
- Iceland: deep sea mountains above sealevel;
- Archipelagos: the volcanic Azores and Chinijo, megalithic Orkney and the Glénans.
I hope you enjoy.
Annemieke van Roekel - geoscience journalist
Amsterdam, the Netherlands