International Geological Congress opened in Florence

23 August 2004 | 16:41 Code : 4197 Geoscience events
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The 32nd International Geological Congress opened in Florence, Italy on Friday. About 500leading experts from the entire world, including Russia, are taking part in the forum, the Congress`s Organizing Secretariat press secretary Luca Ottenziali told It
The 32nd International Geological Congress opened in Florence, Italy on Friday. About 500leading experts from the entire world, including Russia, are taking part in the forum, the Congress`s Organizing Secretariat press 
secretary Luca Ottenziali told Itar-Tass.  The congress delegates will discuss prospecting of oil and mineral resources, alternative energy sources, efficient use of underground waters under global warming circumstances, conservation of unique historical monuments, and the influence of the geological makeup of soils on winemaking. 
Russian Minister of Natural Resources Yuri Trutnev has submitted a report to the congress in which he offered a general review of Russia`s mineral resources.
   The Chairman of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences Nikolai Dobretsov presented the Spendiarov Geological Award of Russia, which was established in the end of the 19th century, to
   Rome University Professor Carlo Doglioni.
   International geological congresses have been held every four years for the past half a century.
   The congress will end on August 28.

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