The excursion proposed is part of the Italian Research Project "Geosites in the Italian landscape: research, assessment and appraisal". This project intends to offer a methodological pathway for better understanding and appraising our geological heritage, considered as a cultural asset. The geosites visited during this excursion have been included within cultural-tourism itineraries.
Geosites in the Apennines between Modena and Reggio Emilia / Coratza, Paola; Tosatti, Giovanni; Pellegrini, Maurizio; Piacente, Sandra; Vernia, L.. - STAMPA. - 63 (1):(2004), pp. 1-24. (Intervento presentato al convegno 32nd Internat. Geol. Congress tenutosi a Florence nel August 2004).