Geological Heritage and Geoconservation Action Group
By Kevin A. Hughes, Christopher J. Carson and the Action Group on Geological Heritage and Geoconservation (delivered to the ATCM XXXIX CEP XIX, Santiago, Chile, May 2016)
This Information Paper (IP031, CEP 9e, 2016) presents a summary of a recent academic review, led by members of the SCAR Action Group on Geological Heritage and Geoconservation, which describes current threats to Antarctic geological features and details existing systems for their protection. The aim of this Information Paper is to inform the CEP about progress connected with the topic of conservation of Antarctic geological features, about which SCAR has agreed to present a comprehensive paper in 2018.
by Kevin A. Hughes, Jerónimo López-Martínez, Jane E. Francis, J. Alistair Crame, Luis Carcavilla, Kazuyuki Shiraishi, Tomokazu Hocada and Akira Yamaguchi
Open access article published in the journal Environmental Conservation
By Edward S. Grew and Christopher J. Carson
By the Australian Government - Geoscience Australia