Museum

TUKUL 2: Geology and Volcanology

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Introduction

The second structure, Geology and Volcanology, presents different general arguments related to the geological formation of the Ethiopian Rift and to the volcanic activity in this area.
More detailed information on the stratigraphy and geology of Melka Kunture are also proposed to visitors. A presentation of the volcanic rocks utilised for the lithic tools production occupies a large area of the exhibition.

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