USEFUL INFORMATION FOR THE USERS OF THIS HOMEPAGE
State Geological Service of Latvia
Publication of information from
this homepage without prior agreement with the owner - State Geological
Service of Latvia - is prohibited! The publication of photographs published
on this homepage is prohibited without prior agreement with author - Gatis
Pavils. Author has got more and better photographs than the ones presented
here. If you would like to publish these - author gladly would like to
assist you in this!
the public in Latvia and abroad about valuable geological monuments -
in Latvia and abroad, their origin and classification.
Author of the homepage and the owners can not take the responsibilities
about potential damages done by any other persons with the help of information
here. In good faith we have attempted to give less information about monuments
which need specific protection.
Responsibility about Your experiences
when using this information:
Unfortunately we can not guarantee
Your safety when visiting the sites mentioned here. You can have unpleasant
communication with fierce dogs (killers of Latvian country tourism), sore
landowners, bloodthirsty ticks and other unpleasing fellow-citizens. Your
can get hurt or You can simply get lost, be poured out, smear your dress
and finally experience disappointment about the result of your trip. We
try to warn you about this, bet we can not be held responsible about this.
Here we have included information about nature
monuments located in strictly protected nature reserves. This homepage is
Your opportunity to learn about these monuments. To visit strict nature
reserves and these monuments without due permission is
Source of information:
The Latvian nature and cultural heritage
owned by Gatis Pavils. In the latter there is included information
about some 13 700 natural and culture monuments in the area of Latvia.
Information is obtained by the use of some 400 sources, including the
information obtained by author in his travels. Author has got no illusions
about absoluteness and accuracy of information in this homepage - rather
quite the opposite. So - please use this information with friendly scepsis.
I would be grateful about Your corrections, additions and simple comments.
It is expected that this page will have frequent updates and valuable
comments definitely would be taken into account.
Author has to mention also that this is his second serious attempt to
make a homepage. Please, don't kill me with criticism - but friendly advice
would be highly appreciated.