We are currently having technical problems with our website. Many of the applications that deliver and collect data are currently not working. We are working to resolve the problems as soon as possible. We apologise for the inconvenience caused.
The GeoSciML 4.1 geoscience data exchange standards have become approved as a global standard.
Read more about the GeoSciML data standard.
New version of the UKSO map viewer released 01 February 2017
This web service brings you a new seamless onshore–offshore digital geological map for part of one of the most famous coastlines in the world — the Jurassic Coast in Dorset, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
BGS leads a consortium to conduct environmental baseline monitoring for a potential shale gas site in the Vale of Pickering, North Yorkshire.
Read more about monitoring in Yorkshire
There will be intermittent disruptions affecting a wide range of our web services from Tuesday 21 March throughout the rest of the month while we undertake database maintenance. Apologies for the continued inconvenience.
Various mobile friendly versions of apps on the BGS website
A walk through geological time at BGS Keyworth, now available to browse online