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Gea Norvegica Geopark

Gea Norvegica Geopark Photo: Ingeborg Klepp
Gea Norvegica Geopark Photo: Ingeborg Klepp
As the first geopark in Scandinavia, Gea Norvegica became member of the Global Geoparks Network/European Geoparks Network in 2006.

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Gea Norvegica Geoparkis owned by the counties of Telemark and Vestfold, together with the eight municipalities of Bamble, Kragerø, Nome, Porsgrunn, Siljan, Skien, Lardal and Larvik.

Visit other Global Geoparks at www.globalgeopark.org or www.europeangeoparks.org

Gea Norvegica Geopark seeks to  spread knowledge of our unique geological heritage an show the interrelatedness between natural geological processes and human  existence.

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Gea Norvegica Geopark - Photo: Ingeborg Klepp

Gea Norvegica Geopark

Gea Norvegica Geoparkis owned by the counties of Telemark and Vestfold, together with the eight municipalities of Bamble, Kragerø, Nome, Porsgrunn,...

Gea Norvegica Geopark

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