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Event on 25/10/2021
Professor Dame Ottoline Leyser visited BGS in a special tour of the East Midlands’ science and technology hubs.
BGS and the Environment Agency have published a series of maps that show the depth to each shale gas and oil source rock below principal groundwater aquifers in England and Wales.
Making recommendations for the management of carbon dioxide storage and unconventional hydrocarbon extraction sites
The safe operation of geoenergy and subsurface storage sites is required to help meet net zero carbon ambitions.
Phosphorus in caves: a new methodological development being pioneered at Poole’s Cavern with the help of BGS
Alistair Morgan is exploring how phosphorous enters cave systems and if stalagmites could be used to unravel past temperatures.
Studying the evolution of newly emerging soils uncovered by retreating glaciers on the Svalbard archipelago in the Arctic Ocean.
As part of BGS’ Geoscience Solutions for Net Zero campaign, the lectures will feature a range of topics delivered by experts in geoscience.