Aso volcano area designated as a Global Geopark

Sep 23, 2014

Aso volcano area designated as a Global Geopark

The Aso volcano area in Kumamoto Prefecture was designated Tuesday as a Global Geopark, a site with geological heritage of world significance. The Global Geoparks Network (GGN) made the designation under a UNESCO-backed program at a meeting in Canada. Aso is the seventh Global ...