Month: April 2015

Led by Dr Siobhán Power, Mourne Cooley Gullion Geotourism Summary: The Mourne region has the undeniable majesty of the Palaeogene granites in the Mourne Mountains but it also has lowlands underlain by Silurian subduction zone metasediments and Carboniferous fossil beds and storm deposits. The landscape itself formed during the last glaciation and has a wealth of both erosional and depositional…

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