Minas - Mesquita, Portugal
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut
N 37° 09.457 W 007° 50.617
29S E 602679 N 4112983
Quick Description: This is a group of natural springs located near the village of Mesquita, in southern Portugal
Location: Faro, Portugal
Date Posted: 3/3/2021 3:26:58 AM
Waymark Code: WM13WPY
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin
Views: 2

Long Description:
This group of natural springs is locally known as "Minas" - Mines, which in Portuguese, besides the common meaning of a place of extraction of minerals, can be applied to streams of underground water coming to the surface.

There are several points of water in a small area, and a few old abandoned tanks. It's located near the path of a hiking route, the PR1 - Mesquitas.
Public or Private Land?: Public

Public Land Fees?: No

Private Land access?: Easy access

Visit Instructions:
Please post an original picture of the springs no GPS necessary along with your observations of the spring. What wildlife you saw if any and the condition of the springs. Water level was high, low. The area was clean, trashy ect. Any other knowledge or experiences you have had with this paticular spring that would help document it's history.
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