BGS communications dashboard

Cumulative graph of visitors to www.bgs.ac.uk since 2000

The monthly BGS communications dashboard is a summary of the main website visitor stats, most popular downloads, top media stories and highlights from our social media.

2017

Instagram photo for JanuaryJanuary
Earthquake near Scarborough, BBC Radio 3 pebble pics, landslide risk reduction in India.

2016

Instagram photo for DecemberDecember
Chancellor of the Exchequer visits BGS Scotland, website redesign, earthquake in Papua New Guinea.
Instagram photo for NovemberNovember
Showcase at Dynamic Earth, Ripon sinkhole, earthquake in New Zealand.
Instagram photo for OctoberOctober
Earthquake in Italy, geomagnetic storm, geologist vacancy, Lyell Centre opening
Instagram photo for SeptemberSeptember
Re-meandering the Eddleston Water video, Unexpected Iran blog, Space weather alert, #BGSmatters, mention in Reddit discussion.
Instagram photo for AugustAugust
BGS Wales landslips video, two major international earthquakes, data search application, BGS in Queen's honours list, Keyworth computer room maintenance.
Instagram photo for JulyJuly
On the rocks! Informatics hackathon, farmer's data video, 3D geological models in Minecraft.
Instagram photo for JuneJune
The Appalachian Trail Conservancy, Keep safe at the coast this summer, Why is Glastonbury so muddy?
Instagram photo for MayMay
Toxic arsenic exposure discovered in Cornish private water supplies, Bubbles on the beach, Chicxulub Impact Crater project is declared a success!
Instagram photo for AprilApril
Lower Nethan Gorge GeoCam, Confessions of a Newbie Drill Coordinator, Coastal Geomorphologist vacancy advertised
Instagram photo for MarchMarch
Earthquake felt in Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire, "Taking the stress out of fracking", IODP expedition
Instagram photo for FebruaryFebruary
UK3D updates, Siccar Point video, G-BASE maps
Instagram photo for JanuaryJanuary
The anthropocene, microscope sections of slate, Lyell Centre video.

2015

Instagram photo for DecemberDecember
Merry Christmas! Marble Arch GeoPark, Star Wars, UN mountain day.
Instagram photo for NovemberNovember
GSNI gold, How to get to the Falkland Islands, Space weather alert!
Instagram photo for OctoberOctober
Sinkholes, how to heat a city, Dynamic Earth event, Aurora alert, earthquake in Afghanistan
Instagram photo for SeptemberSeptember
Chile and Oakham earthquakes, drumlin hunting in Iceland, CO2 storage
Instagram photo for AugustAugust
Environmental Baseline Monitoring in Lancashire, the fate of phosphate in our drinking water, Lyell Centre video
Instagram photo for JulyJuly
#BGSmatters, 3D geological models in Minecraft, Lyell Centre video, Caves hold clues to past climate
Instagram photo for JuneJune
Aurora in the UK, shale gas monitoring, Groundhog desktop, 'Soilebrity'
Instagram photo for MayMay
Ramsgate earthquake, abandoned mines provide low carbon heating, Co2GeoNet Open Forum
Instagram photo for AprilApril
Nepal earthquake, bowling with isotopes, can geology help to solve crime?
Instagram photo for MarchMarch
Solar eclipse, the St Patrick's Day Geomagnetic Storm!
Instagram photo for FebruaryFebruary
New web server teething problems, earthquake in Jersey, geologist vacancy
Instagram photo for JanuaryJanuary
Earthquake in Rutland, Game of Thrones