What's new on the website?

Recent updates to the BGS websites.

BGS holds over 100km of drill core
The BGS is a world-leading geological survey that focuses on public-good science and research to understand earth and environmental processes. See examples of those areas of our work that are nationally important, unique and demonstrate our value to the UK.

30 July 2015

Cityscape of Singapore.
BGS collaborates with the Geological Office of Singapore's Building and Construction Agency (BCA) on a range of projects aimed at understanding the subsurface geology of Singapore.

15 July 2015

BGS photo of the month on Instagram June 2015
A round up of metrics for June 2015.

2 July 2015

Mine plan 32120
A range of mine plans from a variety of sources including the Health and Safety Executive mine abandonment plans, published mine plans and plans of mine workings.

2 July 2015

BUFI logo
BUFI's annual Science Festival for 2015 was held on Wednesday 24 June. We had 21 poster presenters in the Exhibition Area of the Conference Suite at our BGS headquarters, Keyworth. View a gallery of the day.

1 July 2015

Photobooth picture
We took lots of photos in our Photobooth at our Open Day at Keyworth on Saturday 27 June 2015. The Photobooth pictures are sorted into the 'hour time-slot' they were taken in to help you find yours.

29 June 2015

The BGS are monitoring environmental baseline conditions in relation to potential shale gas development in the UK.

24 June 2015

A H Green
Additional information about one of the leading authorities on the geology of coal.

23 June 2015

GeoBritain map
Improved functionality to help in finding information and resources for schools and colleges, lifelong learners or anyone with an interest in geology for education or leisure. Plus new Maps page.

23 June 2015

Ramsgate earthquake
A round up of metrics for May 2015.

18 June 2015