The datasets below are made available as Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) Web Map Services (WMS). They can also be accessed by websites that use a map-based interface to connect to WMS services, allowing data from different providers to be visualised spatially and compared.
Many of these services contribute to BGS complying with the EU INSPIRE directive.
How to view a WMS
WMS services must be viewed in compatible software.
BGS data WMS services
These data are delivered under the terms of the Open Government Licence, subject to the following acknowledgement accompanying the reproduced BGS materials: “Contains British Geological Survey materials © UKRI [year]”. Contact us if you create something new and innovative that could benefit others.
Connect to the WMS data services from the links below: