Web Map Services (WMS) — UK geology datasets

extract of DiGMapGB-50 WMS

The datasets below are made available as Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) Web Map Services (WMS). View in compatible software.

They can also be accessed by websites that use a map-based interface to connect to WMS services, allowing data from different providers to be visualised spatially and compared.

E.g. OneGeology — dynamic digital geological map data for the world at a scale of about 1: 1 million. Access the data through the OneGeology Portal.

Many of these services contribute to BGS complying with the EU INSPIRE directive.

Terms of use:

These data are delivered under the terms of the Open Government Licence, subject to the following acknowledgement accompanying the reproduced BGS materials: "Contains British Geological Survey materials © NERC [year]". Contact us if you create something new and innovative that could benefit others usingbgsdata@bgs.ac.uk

BGS data WMS services

Connect to the WMS format data services from the links below:

OpenGeoscience
Maps and viewers
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Apps
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Data collections
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Data downloads
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Scans and photos
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Web services
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