Groups from universities and companies have been increasingly discovering the advantages of southeast Spain for geological field learning. Amongst the advantages are: dry and sunny field conditions, excellent variety of field geology, arid climate quality of exposures, and costs that compare well with those of visiting northwest Scotland or western Ireland for those living in the lowlands of Britain or north Europe. A disadvantage is that it is too hot in high summer. Another disadvantage has been largely removed by the publication of this book; it no longer lacks a general published guide in the English language.

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