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BGS Strategy – Stakeholder Survey


Have your say as we develop our new 2023-2027 strategy.

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Variometer hut at the Lerwick Magnetic Observatory, designed in 1921
BGS blogs

Observing magnetic fields: 100 years of data


Marking the centenary of the Lerwick Geophysical Observatory.

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River bank reinforcement. © Copyright Roger Whittleston and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
BGS events

GeoScour dataset launch event

Event on 08/09/2022

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Bank erosion of the River Gretna, Cumbria’
BGS blogs

River erosion: the forgotten hazard of flooding


Impacts from flood events can be widespread, long-lasting and extremely costly. The UK Government and environmental protection agencies continue to invest heavily in mitigation measures, as well as trying to predict which areas are most at risk.

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