Feb. 5, 2013
-- New publication
: Geology of Ecuador
by esteemed Geologist Ramón Vera introduces the reader to the unique and diverse geology of Ecuador. The author traverses the country from North to South and West to East crossing all geographical zones: Galapagos, Coast, Andes and the Jungle.
It provides geological tours or “road geology” of Ecuador; which is now highly accessible through modern road infrastructure. This beautifully illustrated, full color book also includes detailed geological studies with original micro photographs, photography and stratigraphic columns.
Ramón Vera has over 40 years’ experience practicing and teaching Geology professionally in Ecuador. Now a retired Geology Professor, Vera spent most of his teaching years conducting field camps, his favourite aspect of being a Geologist. These camps lead him on numerous scientific travels across Ecuador and provide much of the basis for this book. The book,
as well as more information, is available at http://www.geologyofecuador.com