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General Characteristics

County (administration): Ústí nad Labem Region
District (town): Děčín
Cadastre: Líska
Map 1 : 50 000 (sheet No): 0224, 02241
Geological region: Czech Cretaceous Basin - Jizera Cretaceous & Cretaceous of the lower section of Labe River, Ploučnice, Kamenice and the Děčínský Sněžník Mt.
Accessibility: - entry permit for car necessary
Technical object: guarry
Excursion locality: yes
ID : 24

Geology

Short characteristics of the site: Summit part of an elevation formed of a volcanic stock, isolated by erosion from the surrounding Cretaceous sediments (Březno Formation, Coniacian). Volcanic rocks are classified as an olivine alkaline basalt with nepheline. Petrologically and geomorphologically interesting locality.
Regional geologic unit: Bohemian Massif - superficial deposits and post-Variscian magmatites - Tertiary - Dispersed Alcalic volcanits
Stratigraphy: Tertiary (Paleogene - Neogene)
Subject: volcanology, petrology, mining and mining impacts, geology, geomorphology
Geological phenomenon: stony organ, scree field
Genesis: volcanic , gravitational
Rock: basalt

Territorial conservation

Level of protection: National nature monument in Protected landscape area
Additional information: See the Digital register of the Agency for Nature Conservation and Landscape Protection of the Czech Republic AOPK ČR
Protection of a geol. phenomenon: A - Protected Area: (declared as Geological locality)
Part of LEPA (Large-size especially protected areas): CHKO (Protected landscape area) - Lužické hory
Conflicts of interests: without conflicts

References

Shrbený, O. (1989): Major and trace elements in Tertiary volcanics of the Lužické hory Mts. and the adjacent area, nortern Bohemia. - Čas. min. geol., 34, 3, 235-253. Praha. Havránek,P. (1982): Chráněná krajinná oblast Lužické hory. - Památky a příroda,4, 235-242. Praha. Kühn (Okresní vlastivědné muzeum v České Lípě (info-tabule v lomu 2009)

Elaboration and Updating

Elaborated by: Valečka Jaroslav, 11.11.94
Updated by: Valečka Jaroslav 11.11.08, Gürtlerová Pavla 03.08.09

Citation

The database Significant geological localities of the Czech Republic: 24 [online]. Prague: Czech Geological Survey, 1998 [cit. 2019-10-15]. Available from: http:// lokality.geology.cz/24.

Location in map:

Links to neighbouring localities within 2 km radius are available on mouse click in the map window.
Sloupcovitá odlučnost bazaltoidů, Pavla Tomanová Petrová, 2018
Detail čedičových sloupků., Petra Hejtmánková, 2018
Sloupcovitá odlučnost bazaltoidů, Pavla Tomanová Petrová, 2018
Schéma jednotlivých částí Zlatého vrchu dokumentujících odlišné fáze vzniku., Markéta Vajskebrová, 2018
Sloupcovitá odlučnost bazaltoidů, Pavla Tomanová Petrová, 2018
Výrazná sloupcovitá odlučnost čedičových hornin v lomu na Zlatém vrchu., Pavla Gürtlerová, 2009
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