Miss Sarah Arkley

Miss Sarah Arkley


Location: Edinburgh

Tel: 0131 6500 295

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  •  2011 – ongoing : 3D geological modelling; N.Britain crustal model, Clyde Basin superficial model and Inverness/Moray Firth onshore-offshore model
  •  2008 –2009 : United Arab Emirates: Geological mapping of fluvial/aeolian deposits in the Rub' Al Khali Desert and geologist for a high purity limestone/dolomite assement of the Hajar Mountains
  •  2006 –2007 : Afghanistan: Training of Afghan geologists in field mapping techniques as part of a DfID-funded institutional strenghtening project
  •  2003 –2006 : United Arab Emirates: Geological mapping of Mesozoic carbonates in the Hajar Mountains and fluvial/aeolian Quaternary deposits in the Rub' Al Khali Desert
  •  1998 –2004 : Geological mapping in highland and lowland Scotland, 3D modelling in the Ayrshire Coalfield
  •  1998 – ongoing : Geologist, British Geological Survey
  •  1996 –1998 : Geology/geography tutor, Lochranza Field Study Centre, Isle of Arran
  •  1994 : Bsc(Hons)Geological Science, Leeds University


  • 3D Geological modelling
  • Geodiversity audits
  • Geological mapping

Published outputs

  • Arkley, S L B; Browne, M A E; Albornoz-Parra, L J; Barron, H F. 2011. East Dunbartonshire geodiversity audit. British Geological Survey, 252pp. (OR/09/019.)
  • Lawrence, D J D; Arkley, S L B; Everest, J D; Clarke, S M; Millward, D; Hyslop, E K; Thompson, G L; and Young, B. 2007. Northumberland National Park: geodiversity audit and action plan. British Geological Survey, 132pp. (CR/07/037N.)
  • Scheib, Andreas; Arkley, Sarah; Auton, Clive; Boon, David; Everest, Jeremy; Kuras, Oliver; Pearson, Stephen Graham; Raines, Michael; Williams, John. 2008. Multidisciplinary characterisation and modelling of a small upland catchment in Scotland. Questiones Geographicae, 27A (2). 45-62.
  • Styles, Michael; Ellison, Richard; Arkley, Sarah; Crowley, Quentin George; Farrant, Andrew; Goodenough, Kathryn Mary; McKervey, John; Pharaoh, Timothy; Phillips, Emrys; Schofield, David; Thomas, Robert James. 2006. The geology and geophysics of the United Arab Emirates : Volume 2, Geology. Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, United Arab Emirates, Ministry of Energy, Petroleum and Minerals Sector, Minerals Department, 351pp.