A film by Luc-Henri Fage. Archipelago of Chilean Patagonia, 8 years ago: cavers and scientists of Centre Terre team, discover a giant whale cemetery in a cave on the island of Madre de Dios, exposed to storms of the 50th Howling. How to explain this mystery, knowing that the cave is situated 8 m above sea level? ENGLISH & SPANISH SUBTITLES
There once was a land surrounded by water. Land south of the world, drowned in the furious fifties. A land of rocks, moss and wind, where it rains like nowhere in the world. A land that has never seen a man almost. The sailors who have approached the appointed Madre de Dios. Rivers disappear underground, in caves of marble, no one has ever explored.
Dans les profondeurs des archipels de Patagonie Lost in the wilderness of the Great South Chilean, Madre de Dios Island remained outside world. The call of the unknown attracted us to and we did not know that his incredible wealth of heritage hold us in suspense for 15 years. A beautiful beautiful book, full of breathtaking photos... (in French)
Imagine a desert island, lost in the confines of the Chilean Patagonia, on 52 degrees south latitude ... A battered island by the fierce winds, drowned in torrential rains ... To look at this rock posed facing the Pacific Ocean, it must be wrecked, crazy ... or caver. And who says limestone says caves, sinkholes, underground rivers... French version +...
It was during the expedition "Ultima Patagonia 2000" Earth Centre team showed the world the fantastic karst landscapes of the island of Madre de Dios, subject to one of the worst climates on the planet. The pleasure of pure exploration is found in this book. NEW BOOK.