Find out about The UK Geoenergy Observatories

Come to our community engagement event at the Glasgow Geothermal Energy Research Field Site on 5 Sept 2017 in Glasgow.

D is for Discovery

The Informatics data ingestion systems, released last year, have been extensively enhanced to improve user experience and derive greater efficiency in the ingestion workflow.
The toolkit includes the NGDC Data Deposit Portal and Detailed Accession Search.

myVolcano app released on Android!

myVolcano is a citizen science app that enables you to share your observations of natural hazards.

myVolcano is now available on both Android and iOS. Read more about myVolcano and download the app for free!


BGS Informatics manages a wealth of geoscience data, information and other materials for the long-term benefit of the UK and the rest of the world.

Baseline monitoring in Vale of Pickering

BGS leads a consortium to conduct environmental baseline monitoring for a potential shale gas site in the Vale of Pickering, North Yorkshire.
Read more about monitoring in Yorkshire

What are you searching for?

Can't find something? Let us know!
See the BGS communications dashboard to find out what other people have looked at.

Mobile apps

Various mobile friendly versions of apps on the BGS website

BGS Geological Walk map

A walk through geological time at BGS Keyworth, now available to browse online


App for the geological map of Britain iPhone App | Android App ... and iGeology3D!


App for soil properties map of Britain | learn about the soil beneath your feet. iPhone App