ARE SEDIMENTARY ROCKS OF TERTIARY IN THE NORTHWESTERN PART OF COLOMBIA RAISING UP? FAR FROM THE RHETORIC, CLOSER TO REALITY?
Usually, the Colombian government has very poor planning for geographical and geological landmarks, social and cultural identities, which then are surrounded by myths and legends, for example, the medicinal properties of mud volcanoes (Aristizabal & Martinez, 2013) and natural threats to the habitants of some regions of the Colombian Caribbean.
It is necessary to take seriously the geological heritage to understand the raising phenomena, the following agencies should engage in research: National Environmental System (Act 99 of 1993), National Disaster Risk Management (Act 1523 of 2012), and National Protected Areas System of Colombia (Act 165 / 94) in Colombia. Also, the National Development Planning, Ministry of Tourism, Ministry of Mines and Energy, National Agency of Hydrocarbons and more.