Legislation on Archaeology and sites preservation





Déclaration internationale des Droits de la mémoire de la Terre


The concept of geological heritage was born in 1991 during the First International Symposium for the Preservation of Geological Heritage in Digne-les-Bains (France). This meeting organized by the Geological Reserve includes 150 participants from 39 different countries and led to the Declaration on the Rights of the Memory of the Earth.





Commission de Protection des Eaux, du Patrimoine, de l'Environnement, du Sous-sol et des Chiroptères - CPEPESC


A french national association, with agreement of french Ministery of Environment, for preservation of environment and underground areas.




Association Nationale HAPPAH


HAPPAH is a french association determined to act against the looting of archaeological and historical heritage.