Field trip organized by the Italian working group on Mediterranean ophiolites (September 7-8, 2023)


The Italian working group on Mediterranean ophiolites is organizing a two-day field trip in the Western Alps (7-8 September, 2023), on the Lake Miserin metaophiolite (Zermatt-Saas unit, Champorcher valley) and the Lower Mafic Complex of the Ivrea-Verbano Zone (Biella Alps). The field trip will be preceded by an optional scientific meeting in Pavia on September 6 afternoon. Free transfer from Pavia to the hotel in the Champorcher area and the localities visited during the field trip (plus return to Pavia) will be guaranteed for 10-15 persons.

To register please send an email to Davide Mariani ( by June 9, specifying the number of overnight stays (6 and /or 7 September).

Field trip program