May 2018 | BGS communications dashboard

Here is a round up of metrics for May 2018. For all social media, the item shown is the most popular this month.

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Scientists tracking the 'life signature' of Britain

The British Geological Survey has just released a new interactive web tool that maps out geographical variations in the isotope signatures of Britain. This map, which includes strontium, oxygen and sulphur data, enables the determination of the provenance of food and drink or archaeological remains.

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Press releases for May 2018

Top ten web pages

  1. Downloads, 46 136 visitors
  2. BGS home page, 42 632 visitors
  3. Lexicon, 14 672 visitors
  4. Geology of Britain viewer, 8620 visitors
  5. View maps, 8493 visitors
  6. What is an Earthquake?, 4532 visitors
  7. Coordinate converter, 4514 visitors
  8. Search borehole scans, 4488 visitors
  9. GeoIndex, 3815 visitors
  10. OpenGeoscience, 3261 visitors

Earthwise page of the month

Geology of the Llanidloes area: introduction

Depositional model for the southerly derived sandstone lobe systems (after Davies et al. 2006)