June 2017 | BGS communications dashboard

Here is a round up of metrics for June 2017. For all social media, the item shown is the most popular this month.

BGS Web Stats

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Press release


Scientists from British Geological Survey scoop major impact award. A team of scientists from the British Geology Survey (BGS) has won Team of the Year at the Praxis Unico Impact Awards 2017 aimed at recognizing knowledge exchange and commercialization professionals.

20 June 2017, 283 downloads

Press releases for June 2017

Top ten web pages

  1. BGS home page, 60,866 visitors
  2. Lexicon, 17,878 visitors
  3. Downloads, 14,185 visitors
  4. Geology of Britain viewer, 13,683 visitors
  5. Map and map data viewers, 10,926 visitors
  6. Search borehole scans, 6,594 visitors
  7. What is an earthquake?, 5,910 visitors
  8. Coordinate converter, 5,434 visitors
  9. GeoIndex, 4,786 visitors
  10. What causes the man-made greenhouse effect?, 4,733 visitors


YouTube views 7,736 for June

New content


23,373 Twitter followers

It's #EuropeanGeoparksWeek.


8,989 GeoBlogy page views

BGS wins major impact award!