Various mobile friendly versions of apps on the BGS website
A walk through geological time at BGS Keyworth, now available to browse online
Download the Strategy pdf 4.6MB
The British Geological Survey and the University of Nottingham have announced a new research facility; the Centre for Environmental Geochemistry.
Visit the new Centre for Environmental Geochemistry website.
A gateway to discover soil property datasets; on the web or via smartphone apps
Read more about UK Soil Observatory (UKSO)
BGS is very pleased to have been awarded with the Athena Swan Bronze award.
Read more about our Athena Swan accreditation
Research opportunities and how to apply
Read more about our Research Fellowships
Exceptional and prolonged rainfall since late December 2013 has produced high river flows and groundwater flooding.
More about recent Groundwater flooding in the UK: February 2014
2014-Apr-19 13:27 PAPUA NEW GUINEA, Magnitude 7.5, Depth 31km
2014-Apr-19 01:04 PAPUA NEW GUINEA, Magnitude 6.6, Depth 24km
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