Dr Jenny Bearcock

Dr Jenny Bearcock


Location: Keyworth

Tel: 0115 936 3079

E-mail Dr Jenny Bearcock


  •  2008 – ongoing : Hydrochemist – British Geological Survey
  •  2007 –2008 : Scientific Support – NERC Isotope Geosciences Laboratory
  •  2002 –2007 : PhD Aberystwyth University
  •  1999 –2002 : BSc I (Hons): Aberystwyth University. Environmental Earth Science

Research interests

  • Baselines of groundwater and surface water geochemistry
  • Geochemical survey
  • Geochemistry and remediation of contaminated mine drainage


  • Environmental geochemistry
  • Field geochemist for baseline and contaminated samples
  • Interpreting and reporting environmental geochemistry data for both surface and groundwater

Current projects and collaboration

Published outputs

Key papers

BEARCOCK, J M, PERKINS, W T, AND PEARCE, N J G. 2011. Laboratory studies using naturally occurring "green rust" to aid metal mine water remediation. Journal of Hazardous Materials, Vol. 190, 466-473.

BEARCOCK, J M, PERKINS, W T, DINELLI, E, AND WADE, S C. 2006. Fe(II)/Fe(III)“green rust” developed within ochreous coal mine drainage sediment in south Wales, UK. Mineralogical Magazine, Vol. 70, 687-697.