Students of Alicante University did practices in La Albufera

Students of the third course of Geology of the Alicante University within the subject of Regional Geology: visit La Albufera de Valencia. First we have a view of the Ermita dels Sants de la Pedra (Sueca) and then the Silla Port. The evolution of the Albufera from the Middle Ages when was connected with the sea to the today lake was explained. The Moorish expulsion using the today disappeared Sueca Port was pointed as the one of the subject to work with.

Students watching the smoke produced by the rice fields fires

 

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José Enrique Tent-Manclús is professor of Tectonics/Geodynamics of the Alicante University. It maintains two blogs: The westernmost Tethys blog and the Messinian Alicante Group.