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The programme will allow us to carry out our basic 'public good' geological survey mission as funded by the NERC and covers the acquisition, analysis and delivery of strategic environmental knowledge and data.

BGS Strategic Plan for 2009 - 2014
BGS Strategy document
[Adobe Acrobat PDF 11.3MB]
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BGS position on shale gas
The BGS holds no regulatory role on shale gas. Our role is to provide an independent and impartial scientific evidence base on the subsurface of the UK. Our scientific position on shale gas can be viewed and downloaded from the link below.
[Adobe Acrobat PDF 202 KB]
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Business Plan 2016-2019
The British Geological Survey has released its Business Plan (BP) for the three year period starting April 2016. This plan underpins the BGS strategy "Gateway to the Earth".
[Adobe Acrobat PDF 2.31 MB]
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Delivery Plan
The Delivery Plan to 2014 describes the priority science and information activities through which BGS will address the challenges outlined in the BGS Strategic Plan for 2009 - 2014, and the strategic priorities that will inform detailed annual programme planning.
[Adobe Acrobat PDF 2.29 MB]
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Gateway to the Earth
Science for the next decade. BGS strategy 2014-2024.
[Adobe Acrobat PDF 4.48 MB]
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