Late Cenozoic of Península Valdés, Patagonia, Argentina

An Interdisciplinary Approach

  • Pablo Bouza
  • Andrés Bilmes

Part of the Springer Earth System Sciences book series (SPRINGEREARTH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Andrés Bilmes, Leandro D’Elia, José Cuitiño, Juan Franzese, Daniel Ariztegui
    Pages 1-22
  3. Miguel J. Haller
    Pages 23-46
  4. José I. Cuitiño, María T. Dozo, Claudia J. del Río, Mónica R. Buono, Luis Palazzesi, Sabrina Fuentes et al.
    Pages 47-84
  5. Fernando Coronato, Natalia Pessacg, María del Pilar Alvarez
    Pages 85-104
  6. Pablo Bouza, Andrés Bilmes, Héctor del Valle, César Mario Rostagno
    Pages 105-129
  7. Mónica B. Bertiller, Ana M. Beeskow, Paula D. Blanco, Yanina L. Idaszkin, Gustavo E. Pazos, Leonardo Hardtke
    Pages 131-159
  8. Pablo Bouza, Ileana Ríos, César Mario Rostagno, Claudia Saín
    Pages 161-190
  9. Paula D. Blanco, Leonardo A. Hardtke, Cesar M. Rostagno, Hector F. del Valle, Gabriela I. Metternicht
    Pages 191-213
  10. María del Pilar Alvarez, Mario Alberto Hernández
    Pages 215-231
  11. Ricardo Baldi, Germán Cheli, Daniel E. Udrizar Sauthier, Alejandro Gatto, Gustavo E. Pazos, Luciano Javier Avila
    Pages 263-303
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 305-314

About this book


This book presents extensive and new information on the Cenozoic marine and continental systems of one of the most important world heritage sites of Southern South America: The Península Valdés. From an interdisciplinary approach, that includes geological, biological and archeological perspectives of more than 30 specialists, an integrated description and analysis of the Cenozoic environments of the study region is carried on. The volume brings together an update of the geology, climate, geomorphology, soils, biodiversity, archeology and human impact of the Península Valdés. The scope of this book extends to any natural science researcher of the world interested on the Cenozoic history of the Península Valdés.


Cenozoic marine system geomorphology of the Valdes Peninsula Arid environments geoecology in Argentina human impact in the Valdes Peninsula geoarchaeology in Argentina

Editors and affiliations

  • Pablo Bouza
    • 1
  • Andrés Bilmes
    • 2
  1. 1.Instituto Patagónico para el Estudio de los Ecosistemas Continentales (CCT CONICET-CENPAT)Puerto MadrynArgentina
  2. 2.Instituto Patagónico de Geología y Paleontología (CCT CONICET- CENPAT)Puerto MadrynArgentina

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