III Symposium of Geoparks and Geotourism in Chile
The III Symposium of Geoparks and Geotourism in Chile was held in the Biobío Region between the 24th and the 27th of October this year. The aim of this event is to establish links and collaboration networks between public and private entities, to support and promote the initiatives of geoparks and geopatrimony in the national territory. In addition, the objective of this event was to evaluate or assess the state of the Geoparks in Latin America, sharing experiences on the progress that has been made worldwide. The first two days of the symposium, several papers were presented. In the last two days of the symposium corresponded field visits to the geosites identified in the framework of the Litoral del Biobío Mining Geopark Project.