Where on Google Earth (WoGE) #333: Modern coastal system!

Got another one!  This brings my WoGE tally to a grand total of ... 2 🙂  The first one (#296) that I won was the impetus for starting off the shelf edge (link), so I guess I owe it all to WoGE!  I generally don't even see the WoGE, but #332 was tweeted right when …

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Exceptional dunes, Miocene fluvial rocks, central Spain

Ahh yes, does this remind you of Reservoir Dogs?  If you are lost, google it and see the similarities... These are some beautiful exposures in the Loranca basin of central Spain.  This beautiful area is home to the Tortola Formation, a Miocene fluvial succession displaying 'labyrrinthine' facies architecture (whatever that means). Overall this succession is a …

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