Dataset(s) described by keyword | Geology

Displaying 80 datasets found described by keyword 'Geology'

10k Sheet Data Files.
An important paper archive of a wide variety of miscellaneous geological information organised on the basis of its location within 1:10 000 scale geological map sheet areas in Great Britain. ...

1:1.5M scale 'Geology Through Climate Change' Poster Map Covering UK Mainland, Northern Ireland and Eire.
1:1.5M scale 'Geology Through Climate Change' poster map covering UK mainland, Northern Ireland and Eire. This poster map shows the rocks of Britain and Ireland in a new way, grouped and col ...

50k Sheet Data Files.
An important paper archive of a wide variety of miscellaneous geological information organised on the basis of its location within 1:50 000 scale geological map sheet areas in Great Britain. ...

Acidity of stream water
Geochemical Baseline Survey Of The Environment (G-BASE) coverage for acidity of stream water. The G-BASE programme involves systematic sampling and the determination of chemical elements in ...

Additional Information (AI): Scotland And Northern England.
Collections of miscellaneous items mainly of semi-current value, including some field observations supplementary to 1:10560/1:10K mapping, arranged on 1:10K or One-Inch sheet basis. Set up i ...

Aeromagnetic Survey Of Great Britain And Northern Ireland
Digitised version of Aeromagnetic Survey of Great Britain comprising a record for each digitised point, supported by survey and 'ends and bends' based line indexes.

Airborne Magnetic Survey Records For United Kingdom And Adjacent Areas.
Analogue aeromagnetic surveys of Great Britain for the Geological Survey (GSGB), subsequently digitised. Commercial Analogue survey of North Sea by Aerosurveys Inc, subsequently digitised by ...

Applied Geology Maps and Sections
This dataset contains the .tif (Tag Image File Format) scans of all the applied geology maps (otherwise known as thematic or environmental) and sections produced as part of "Geological backg ...

BGS International Minerals-Related Data Holdings Scoping Study Report
The object of the scoping study was to assess the feasibility of creating a BGS International Minerals Data Library by first reviewing the nature and extent of minerals-related data holdings ...

BGS-HPA (Health Protection Agency) UK OneGeology Radon Potential Dataset
OneGeology is an international collaborative project in the field of geology supported by 113 countries, UNESCO and major global geoscience bodies. It aims to enable online access to dynamic ...

Bedrock Aquifer Productivity (Scotland)
The dataset describes the potential of bedrock aquifers across Scotland to sustain various levels of borehole water supply, and the dominant groundwater flow type in each aquifer. There are ...

Biostratigraphy Reports - Onshore And Offshore, 1953-2000.
A series of technical palaeontological and biostratigraphical reports produced in the London, Leeds, Edinburgh and Keyworth offices of BGS between 1953 and March 2000. The reports provide in ...

Borehole Geology Database.
The Borehole Geology database holds downhole lithological / lithostratigraphical data (with unit-bound lithological properties where appropriate) for boreholes identified within the Single O ...

Borehole Records Collection.
Records of all onshore (or near shore) boreholes, trial pits, shafts and wells held in the BGS archives in either paper, microfilm or digital format. The records range from simple single pag ...

Dalradian Carbonate Rock Geochemistry Database.
The database contains a range of geochemical data for metamorphosed limestones from the Dalradian of Scotland and Northern Ireland. The data include a) whole-rock geochemical analyses by XRF ...

Digital Geological Map Data of Great Britain - 10k (DiGMapGB-10)
The data shows polygonal and selected linear geological information, sourced from BGS 1:10 000 or 1:10 560 scale maps of Great Britain. However, geological units are identified using the mos ...

Digital Geological Map Data of Great Britain - 250k (DiGMapGB-250)
The data shows polygonal and selected linear geological information, sourced from published BGS 1:250 000 scale maps. However, geological units are identified using the most up-to-date nomen ...

Digital Geological Map Data of Great Britain - 25k (DiGMapGB-25)
The data shows polygonal and selected linear geological information, primarily sourced from BGS 1:25 000 scale maps of Great Britain. However, geological units are identified using the most ...

Digital Geological Map Data of Great Britain - 50k (DiGMapGB-50)
The data shows polygonal and selected linear geological information, primarily sourced from published BGS 1:50 000 or 1:63 360 scale maps of Great Britain. However, geological units are iden ...

Digital Geological Map Data of Great Britain - 625k (DiGMapGB-625)
The data shows polygonal and selected linear geological information, sourced from published BGS 1:625 000 scale maps of Great Britain. However, geological units are identified using the most ...

Digital Geological Map Data of Great Britain - 625k (DiGMapGB-625) Bedrock Version 5
The DiGMapGB-625 Bedrock dataset comprises digital geological map data at 1:625 000 scale. It provides coverage for all of England, Wales, Scotland, the Isle of Man and Northern Ireland. Thi ...

Digital Geological Map Data of Great Britain - 625k (DiGMapUK-625) superficial version 5
The DiGMapGB-625 V5 Superficial Map comprises digital geological map data at 1:625 000 scale showing the distribution of Quaternary-age deposits across Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Qu ...

Digital Geological Map Data of Northern Ireland - 250k (DiGMapNI-250) Version 1
The data shows superficial polygons, bedrock polygons and fault linear geological information, sourced from published Geological Survey of Northern Ireland 1:250 000 scale maps - superficial ...

Digital Geological Map Data of Northern Ireland - 250k (DiGMapNI-250) Version 2
The data shows superficial polygons, bedrock polygons and fault linear geological information, sourced from published Geological Survey of Northern Ireland 1:250 000 scale maps - superficial ...

Eastern Bolivia Regional Geochemical Survey.
Between 1976 and 1982, the Overseas Directorate of the British Geological Survey, United Kingdom and the Geological Survey of Bolivia, Santa Cruz, carried out a major reconnaissance geologic ...

Enquiry Records Archive for Scotland And Northern England.
The collection consists of records of enquiries answered by the Land Survey from c.1939 to 1970, with a small number of earlier records. Pre c.1960 files relate mainly to economic mineral e ...

Geochemical Baseline Survey Of The Environment (G-BASE) For The UK.
The G-BASE programme involves systematic sampling and the determination of chemical elements in samples of stream sediment, stream water and soil, to build up a picture of the surface chemis ...

Geological archives
Collection of reports, notebooks interpretations, plans and other data for Great Britain received from external organisations that are not part of other collections. Covers a wide variety of ...

Geotechnical site investigation records: Scotland and Northern England.
The collection of over 19,000 site investigation reports for Scotland and Northern England consists of records of boreholes, trial pits, geotechnical results and interpretative reports acqui ...

Ground Geophysical Surveys In The UK Done For Specific Projects.
The database contains an index to over 600 ground geophysical surveys carried out in the UK for a variety of projects. A large number of these surveys were done for the DTI Mineral Reconnais ...

Groundwater Level Archive
Database of water levels in selected observation boreholes: weekly and monthly measurements.Dataset represents only 5% of current monitoring networks run by UK measuring agencies. Consistent ...

Groundwater Vulnerability (Scotland)
The dataset describes the relative vulnerability of groundwater to contamination across Scotland, by means of five relative classes ranging from 1 (lowest vulnerability) to 5 (highest vulner ...

Hydro-Electric Records (He)
Archive of reports, correspondence, records of tunnel and dam site examinations, borehole records relating to the North of Scotland Hydro-Electric Board's schemes in the Scottish Highlands c ...

Hydrogeological Core Properties.
Database of hydrogeological properties measured on core samples. Contains most determinations generated by BGS Wallingford Physical Properties Lab but some data is only available on paper. H ...

Index To The BGS Collection Of Large Scale Mine Plans & Land Survey Plans.
Index to the BGS collection of large scale or large format plans of all types including those relating to mining activity, including abandonment plans and site investigations. The Plans Data ...

Index To The National Geological Records Centre Collection Of Geological Archives.
Index, set up in 1998, to the archive collection of reports, notebooks interpretations, plans and other geological or related data received from external organisations that are not part of o ...

Index to the BGS collection of geologist's field notebooks and section books.
An index to the manuscript notebook collection was set up in the 1990's. The notebooks themselves contain detailed information gathered by BGS geologists (or other recognised geologists) fro ...

Index to the BGS technical reports collection
Index to the reports of work carried out by the BGS and its precursors. The index was set up in 1988 and has worldwide coverage. These reports cover a wide range of scientific and technica ...

Interpreted Seismic And Well Data.
This dataset represents a project-based collection of seismic interpretations of 2D and 3D commercial seismic reflection data. These data are integrated in a relational database in ORACLE i ...

Kenya Regional Geochemistry.
The Samburu - Marsabit Geological Mapping and Mineral Exploration Project was a joint Kenyan and British technical co-operation project, carried out by staff of the Mines and Geological Depa ...

Land Survey Archives (LSA): Scotland & Northern England.
The Land Survey Archives consists of records of the Geological Survey in Scotland for permanent retention dating from 1860s onwards. The collection comprises geologists' field notebooks, m ...

Land Survey Record Index Database (LSRI); Scotland And Northern England.
The Land Survey Record Index was set up c.1988 to provide a digital database index to records and archives held by the Land Survey in Scotland and Northern England and contains over 46,600 r ...

Map based index (GeoIndex)
The Map based index (GeoIndex) provides a map based index to datasets that BGS have collected or have obtained from a wide variety of sources. The site allows users to search for information ...

Map based index (GeoIndex) 1:50000 Series Geological Maps
This layer of the map based index (GeoIndex) shows the availability of 1:50000 series geological maps. For England and Wales (and Northern Ireland), map sheets normally cover an area 30 km e ...

Map based index (GeoIndex) UTM (Universal Transverse Mercator) series 1:250000 Geological Maps
This layer of the Map based index (GeoIndex) shows the location of available UTM (Universal Transverse Mercator) series 1:250000 geological maps. These maps display Bedrock, Quaternary (Supe ...

Map based index (GeoIndex) digital geological map availability 1:50k
This layer of the GeoIndex shows the location of available 1:50000 scale digital geological maps within Great Britain. The Digital Geological Map of Great Britain project (DiGMapGB) has prep ...

Map based index (GeoIndex) geological memoirs
This layer of the map based index (GeoIndex) shows areas covered by explanatory sheet Memoirs, along with basic information such as memoir title and publication date. The memoirs themselves, ...

Map based index (GeoIndex) old series 1 inch geological maps
This layer of the map based index (GeoIndex) shows the availability of 1:63360 scale geological maps. The maps are available for most of England and Wales and show early geological mapping c ...

Map based index (GeoIndex) rock samples
The map shows the localities where samples that form part of the BGS rock collections have been taken. Many of these samples are from surface exposure, and were collected by BGS geologists d ...

Marine bedrock dataset (DiGRock250k) version 3
DiGRock250k is a digital geological map showing the distribution of bedrock types in the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) area, representing the natural continuation of the onshore bedrock geolog ...

Mineral Resources Archive (Mra): Scotland & Northern England.
Collection of c.5,000 items relating to economic mineral exploration and exploitation in Scotland (with some records for Northern England) pre c.1960. Incorporates Non-Ferrous Metallic Ores ...

Mineral resource records (Mr); Scotland and Northern England.
The collection, amounting to c.6,000 records, consists of reports and data relating to geochemical sampling, geophysics, drilling and field mapping deposited by mineral exploration companies ...

NERC Isotope Geosciences Laboratories (NIGL) Projects
NIGL (NERC Isotope Geosciences Laboratories) is a comprehensive stable and radiogenic isotope laboratory facility that undertakes environmental, life, archaeological and earth science resear ...

NERC Isotope Geosciences Laboratories (NIGL) Publications
NIGL (NERC Isotope Geosciences Laboratories) is a comprehensive stable and radiogenic isotope laboratory facility that undertakes environmental, life, archaeological and earth science resear ...

NERC Isotope Geosciences Laboratories (NIGL) project records
NIGL (NERC Isotope Geosciences Laboratories) is a comprehensive stable and radiogenic isotope laboratory facility that undertakes environmental, life, archaeological and earth science resear ...

National Bedrock Fence Diagram of Great Britain (GB3D_v2012)
In 2011 the British Geological Survey (BGS) decided to begin the assembly of a National Geological Model (NGM) from its existing and on-going geological framework models , comprising integra ...

National Soil-Parent Material
The National Soil Parent Material dataset is a GIS describing the geological material from which topsoils and subsoils (A and B horizons) develop (i.e. from the base of pedological soil down ...

Nirex 3-D Modelling Data.
During the interpretation of the geological structure of the Sellafield site, a series of 3-D models were created using EarthVision and Vulcan software. These models have been imported into ...

Nirex reference drawings
A collection of reference drawings relating to investigations carried out by Nirex, during the period from 1989 to 1997. The drawings summarise the status of the geological investigation at ...

Northern Peru Regional Geochemical Exploration Survey.
During the period 1967 to 1971 a team of geoscientists carried out a programme of regional geological mapping in parts of Peru and a low-density regional geochemical exploration survey of th ...

Nottingham's Caves Database
GIS Data Layer and Database including maps and detailed Indexes. Paper records and photographs, descriptive register is paper version from which the digital version was created. Data mainly ...

Nottingham's Caves Report - Descriptive Register With Detailed Indexes.
Descriptive register with detailed indexes of the Nottingham man-made caves. Data mainly captured 1989, infrequent additions (approximately 1 per year) since then

Opencast Coal Site Maps
Primary Geological Data resulting from Open Cast Coal exploration in British coalfield areas. Maps showing the site outlines of opencast coal prospecting sites annotated with site reference ...

Opencast coal records: Scotland and Northern England.
The collection consists of borehole drill logs, site plans, borehole location plans, geological plans and completion plans for opencast coal sites in Scotland and Northern England. It includ ...

Palaeosaurus
Database of palaeontological specimens, world-wide coverage, including both "Museum" and "Survey" fossil collections from Keyworth and Edinburgh. Development commenced in Autumn 2000 and i ...

Plans Of Abandoned Mines (Other Than Coal): Cumbria.
The collection comprises photographic half plate black & white negative and 35mm colour transparency copies of plans of mine workings for haematite, gypsum, limestone, baryte and metallifero ...

Regional Gravity Survey Data Of Onshore And Nearshore United Kingdom
Indexes and data records for Regional gravity observations on the UK mainland, Northern Ireland, offshore islands, tidal estuaries and seabed. Records include station identities, position, g ...

Regional Gravity Survey Records Of Onshore And Nearshore United Kingdom
Field notebooks,maps, field sheets etc for Regional gravity observations on the UK mainland, Northern Ireland, offshore islands, tidal estuaries and seabed. Most of the surveys were carried ...

Sand And Gravel Resources Assessment Records: Scotland.
'Archive' collection of c.3,000 records of the former Industrial Minerals Assessment Unit (IMAU) relating to sand and gravel assessment projects in Scotland, 1978-88. Includes borehole and ...

Scanned images of the BGS borehole records collection.
Scanned images of the records of all onshore Great Britain (or near shore) boreholes, trial pits, shafts and wells held in the BGS archives in either paper, microfilm or digital format. The ...

Scanned images of the BGS site investigation report collection
Scanned images of the records of onshore Great Britain (or near shore) site investigation reports held in the BGS archives in paper, microfilm or digital format. The entire collections in BG ...

Scottish Water Well Records.
The collection consists of records for c.5000 wells and springs in Scotland mostly lodged by drillers in compliance with the Water Act. These include data on well construction, water yields, ...

Solomon Islands Regional Geochemistry.
Two geochemical surveys were undertaken in the Solomon Islands between 1976 and 1983 as part of a combined geological mapping and mineral exploration project. The survey of Choiseul and th ...

Superficial Aquifer Productivity (Scotland)
The dataset describes the potential of superficial deposit aquifers across Scotland to sustain various levels of borehole water supply, based on four productivity classes: high; moderate to ...

The BGS Collection Of Geologist's Field Notebooks, Section Books and Field Record Cards.
Manuscript notebooks, section books and field record cards containing detailed information gathered by the Survey geologists (or other recognised geologists) from various sources as part of ...

The BGS Rock Classification Scheme
The BGS Rock Classification Scheme (RCS) is a comprehensive classification scheme for all types of rocks and unconsolidated sediments worldwide. It is intended to be used for classification ...

UK continental shelf seabed sediments (1:1 million scale)
This data layer is the BGS contribution to the OneGeology project, providing UK onshore geological data at 1:625 000 scale and UK continental shelf seabed sediment data at 1:1 million scale. ...

Water Well Archive
100,000 paper records of water wells, including details of lithologies, well construction, water levels and yields and water chemistry. Details lodged by drillers under statute. Includes ap ...

Wellmaster Hydrogeological Database.
The WellMaster database holds hydrogeological information on water wells for wells and boreholes identified within the Single Onshore Borehole Index (SOBI) within England Wales and Scotland. ...

Zimbabwe Regional Geochemical Survey.
During the period 1982-86 a team of geologists from the British Geological Survey carried out a programme of regional geological mapping and geochemical exploration in collaboration with the ...