Ask About Geology

We encourage questions from members of the public, especially school students, interested in geology.

Send us your question!

Link to online form to help submit your question.

Help for University students

Research guide page for students in Higher Education.

Topics include:

  • General guidelines
  • Where might you find information out for yourself?
  • Accessing BGS information
  • Other data
  • Overseas geology
  • Further reading
  • Useful web links


Please note that we keep all your questions in a database and may use your question and our reply to help answer similar questions in future. We may also publish selected questions and answers on the website but if we do this we will not publish your name or other personal information.