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La Brea Pitch Lake - UNESCO World Heritage Centre

Description The Pitch Lake is found in southwest Trinidad in the village of La Brea. The lake measures approximately one hundred (100) acres (41 hectares), and is estimated to be two hundred and fifty (250) feet (76 metres) deep in the centre. It holds about ten

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La Brea Pitch Lake - whc.unesco.org

La Brea Pitch Lake. Trinidad and Tobago. Date of Submission: 17/08/2011. Criteria: Category: Natural Submitted by: Trinidad and Tobago National Commission for UNESCO Coordinates: N10 15 W61 37. Ref.: 5645. Disclaimer. The Tentative Lists of States Parties are published by the World Heritage Centre at its website and/or in working documents in order to ensure

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La Brea Pitch Lake: The Largest Tar Pit in the World

07/10/2019  The largest tar pit in the world, La Brea Pitch Lake in Trinidad, has a fascinating history and awaits approval as a Unesco World Heritage Site – even if it resembles a somewhat neglected car park! This article appeared in Vol. 16, No. 4 - 2019

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La Brea Pitch Lake - World Heritage Site - Pictures, Info ...

La Brea Pitch Lake is part of the Tentative list of Trinidad and Tobago in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List. Click here for a short description of the site, as delivered by the state party. 1 Locations 0 Reviews 3 Visitors. Map of La Brea Pitch Lake. Load map. The coordinates shown for all tentative sites were produced as a community effort. They are not

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Trinidad and Tobago - UNESCO World Heritage Centre

UNESCO World Heritage Centre UNESCO. English Français. Help preserve sites now! Join the 126,852 Members ... La Brea Pitch Lake (2011) Tobago

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La Brea Pitch Lake - UNESCO World Heritage Centre The Pitch Lake is found in southwest Trinidad in the village of La Brea. The lake measures approximately one hundred (100) acres (41 hectares) and is estimated to be two hundred and fifty (250) feet (76 metres) deep in the centre. It holds about ten million (10000000) tons of pitch.

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Within this section you will find: Our contact details; UNESCO's Statement of Outstanding Universal Value for the English Lake District World Heritage Site; English Lake District World Heritage Site governance - how it is managed; An introduction to World Heritage presentation - how to build awareness of the Lake District's World Heritage status for yourself or colleagues

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Trinidad and Tobago - UNESCO World Heritage Centre

UNESCO World Heritage Centre UNESCO. English Français. Help preserve sites now! Join the 125,749 Members ... La Brea Pitch Lake (2011) Tobago Main Ridge Forest Reserve (2011) Activities (1) ...

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La Brea Pitch Lake (Trinidad) - 2021 All You Need to Know ...

La Brea Pitch Lake, Trinidad: Address, Phone Number, La Brea Pitch Lake Reviews: 4.5/5. Caribbean ; Trinidad and Tobago ; Trinidad ; Things to Do in Trinidad ; La Brea Pitch Lake; Search. La Brea Pitch Lake. 173 Reviews #10 of 102 things to do in Trinidad. Bodies of Water, Geologic Formations. La Brea Pitch Lake. 173 Reviews #10 of 102 things to do in Trinidad. Bodies of Water, Geologic ...

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La Brea Pitch Lake (Trinidad) - 2021 All You Need to Know ...

The Pitch Lake in La Brea is a surprising place to visit. What I thought would be a weird oddity to visit as part of a day trip on the island, it turned out to be a highlight and a definitely a recommendation. The lake is known as the largest natural bitumen deposit in the world. While being a tourist attraction, it’s also actively mined for ...

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La Brea Pitch Lake (Tentative – Natural) Tobago Main Ridge Forest Reserve (Tentative – Natural/Cultural) Venezuela: Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas (Cultural) Coro and it’s Port (Cultural – In Danger) Canaima National Park (Natural) For a more detailed look at some of our favourites, check out our Caribbean UNESCO Sites Blog post

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La Brea Pitch Lake La Brea, Siparia Trinidad and Tobago. 2011 vii, viii (natural) The Pitch Lake is found in southwest Trinidad in the village of La Brea. The lake measures approximately one hundred (100) acres (41 hectares), and is estimated to be two hundred and fifty (250) feet (76 metres) deep in the centre. It holds about ten million (10,000,000) tons of pitch. It is situated about twelve ...

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Trinidad and Tobago - La Brea Pitch Lake

Postcards of UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List Trinidad and Tobago - La Brea Pitch Lake "The Pitch Lake is found in southwest Trinidad in the village of La Brea is the largest and most significant pitch lake in the world, the natural phenomenon of Pitch Lakes is an important aspect of earth's history; it relates to the formation of oil and gas. This renowned "Pitch Lake" is the largest ...

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04/07/2020  According to the legend, the La Brea Pitch Lake – a sprawling bitumen wonder in the south-west of Trinidad, now a Unesco world heritage site

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Full list of the places in Trinidad and Tobago that are on the UNESCO World Heritage List, plus its current Tentative List. Register Login. World Heritage Site for World Heritage Travellers. World Heritage Site. Login Sign up. The List The List. On the Process Inscription Year New In Danger Delisted. Other Criteria By Country By Category By Connection By Era and Period. Map. Tentative. All ...

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30 World Heritage Sites Of The Caribbean You Need to Visit

Here's a list of 30 World Heritage sites of the Caribbean including Tentative Sites. Some of them you might have never heard of before. Click to read more.

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La Brea Pitch Lake (Trinidad) - 2021 All You Need to Know ...

The Pitch Lake in La Brea is a surprising place to visit. What I thought would be a weird oddity to visit as part of a day trip on the island, it turned out to be a highlight and a definitely a recommendation. The lake is known as the largest natural bitumen deposit in the world

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La Brea Pitch Lake (Trinidad) - 2021 All You Need to Know ...

La Brea Pitch Lake, Trinidad: Address, Phone Number, La Brea Pitch Lake Reviews: 4.5/5. Caribbean ; Trinidad and Tobago ; Trinidad ; Things to Do in Trinidad ; La Brea Pitch Lake; Search. La Brea Pitch Lake. 173 Reviews #10 of 102 things to do in Trinidad. Bodies of Water, Geologic Formations. La Brea Pitch Lake

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La Brea Pitch Lake (Tentative – Natural) Tobago Main Ridge Forest Reserve (Tentative – Natural/Cultural) Venezuela: Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas (Cultural) Coro and it’s Port (Cultural – In Danger) Canaima National Park (Natural) For a more detailed look at some of our favourites, check out our Caribbean UNESCO Sites Blog post

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La Brea Pitch Lake (Trinidad) - 2021 What to Know Before ...

The Pitch Lake in La Brea is a surprising place to visit. What I thought would be a weird oddity to visit as part of a day trip on the island, it turned out to be a highlight and a definitely a recommendation. The lake is known as the largest natural bitumen deposit in the world. While being a tourist attraction, it’s also actively mined for ...

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19/12/2019  +Pitch Lake at La Brea. About 90 minutes from Port of Spain, this extraordinary natural phenomenon may look like an enormous car park after a rain shower, but is in fact the largest of only three natural asphalt lakes in the world (the other two are in Venezuela and Los Angeles). Ever-replenished by bitumen oozing from a geological fault (a 12x12m/40x40ft hole

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Full list of the places in Trinidad and Tobago that are on the UNESCO World Heritage List, plus its current Tentative List. Register Login. World Heritage Site for World Heritage Travellers. World Heritage Site. Login Sign up. The List The List. On the Process Inscription Year New In Danger Delisted. Other Criteria By Country By Category By Connection By Era and Period.

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01/09/2017  The rural community of La Brea on Trinidad's south-western peninsular possesses a resource of immense tourism potential (the Pitch Lake) that is at the centre of its tourism development efforts. However, the commercial exploitation of the Pitch Lake (mining, refining, manufacturing and distribution of materials for road works, and other asphalt products by Lake Asphalt of Trinidad

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'La Brea Pitch Lake UNESCO World Heritage Centre February 20th, 2020 - Justification De La Valeur Universelle Exceptionnelle This Is The Largest And Most Significant Pitch Lake In The World The Natural Phenomenon Of Pitch Lakes Is An

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La Brea Pitch Lake (Trinidad) 2021 Review Ratings ...

La Brea Pitch Lake La Brea Village, Trinidad Best For: Infants 0-2; Little Kids 3-6; Big Kids 7-9; Tweens 10-12; Teens 13-17; This is not the most exotic of destinations, but it’s an interesting one that can only be found in two other places in the world. This UNESCO World Heritage Site, located on the southwest side of the island, is one of three naturally occurring asphalt sources

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06/12/2014  * La Brea Pitch Lake Date of Submission: 17/08/2011 and Category: Natural La Brae Pitch Lake is found in La Brae and is over 100 acres and 250 ft. deep in the center. It is 1200 yards from the ocean and holds 10 million tons of pitch. With a slow ‘stir’ to the lake, prehistoric trees can appear, disappear and reappear.

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La Brea Pitch Lake: Destination Trinidad and Tobago ...

Fondly called the “Eight Wonder of the World” by villagers is located on Trinidad’s south-western coast, the La Brea Pitch Lake, is still a source of amazement and mystery. It is the largest commercial deposit of natural asphalt in the world – one of only three in known existence – and holds approximately 10 million tonnes of asphalt ...

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15/03/2020  It is a proposed UNESCO World Heritage Site that attracts 20,000 tourists annually (UNESCO World Heritage Centre, 2011) and has yielded archaeologically significant artifacts including human remains (Brock et al., 2017; Ostapkowicz et al., 2017). Pitch Lake’s asphalt products are actively harvested by the Lake Asphalt of Trinidad and Tobago Limited company.

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UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITES ON BC2016 OLYMPIC ROUTE UH ... UT – on the UNESCO tentative list Tobago Trinidad UT Tobago Main Ridge Forest Reserve UT La Brea Pitch Lake UT Banwari Trace Archaeological Site Venezuela UT City of "La Guaira" (alternative, if no success to hire a boat to Pecernales) UH Canaima National Park UT Ciudad Bolivar in

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Pitch Lake, Trinidad. The black and viscous La Brea Pitch Lake is the largest natural deposit of tar or asphalt in the world. The lake is thought to lie between two faults, through which ...

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Touring Trinidad's natural built heritage Discover ...

19/12/2019  +Pitch Lake at La Brea. About 90 minutes from Port of Spain, this extraordinary natural phenomenon may look like an enormous car park after a rain shower, but is in fact the largest of only three natural asphalt lakes in the world (the other two are in Venezuela and Los Angeles). Ever-replenished by bitumen oozing from a geological fault (a 12x12m/40x40ft hole

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Radiocarbon dating wooden carvings and skeletal remains from Pitch Lake, Trinidad. Radiocarbon, 59: 1447-461. Comeau PL. 1993-1994. The vegetation surrounding mud volcanoes in Trinidad. Living World Journal of the Trinidad Tobago Field Naturalist’s Club. 17-27. Deville E, Battani A, Griboulard R, Guerlais S, Herbin JP, Houzay JP, Muller C, Prinzhofer A. 2003.

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30 World Heritage Sites Of The Caribbean You Need to Visit

Here's a list of 30 World Heritage sites of the Caribbean including Tentative Sites. Some of them you might have never heard of before. Click to read more.

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Pampulha. 2.00 João Aender Brazil - 26-Aug-14. Pampulha Architectural Ensemble is Brazil probably Brazil's next nomination for inscription in WHS list. Pampulha is the name of a upper-class suburb of Belo Horizonte city and was designed by Oscar Niemeyer, a famous architect (who died in 2012 at 104), also responsible for the construction of Brasilia (another WHS).

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