Open day

Edinburgh

UAV

Flooding

Earthwise

Africa

Family Fun Day @ BGS Keyworth

Come and join us for our Family Fun Day at Keyworth on Saturday 19 March; including lots of hands-on activities for children, along with talks and demonstrations.

Registration

Edinburgh visitor services closures

Due to our move to new premises at The Lyell Centre over the next few weeks visitor services will be closed from Friday 5th February 2016 - Monday 7th March 2016. Apologies for any inconvenience. Find out more...

UAV gas monitoring project

The British Geological Survey and QuestUAV Ltd, with co-funding from Innovate UK, are developing a small unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) gas detection system aimed at the energy sector. Find out more...

How does geology influence flooding?

Groundwater levels update (3 February).

Earthwise

Earthwise, the digital publication channel for the British Geological Survey is now available. Read more about the Earthwise site.

Africa Groundwater Literature Archive

The Africa Groundwater Literature Archive is a searchable online database that so far catalogues nearly 7000 references for literature about groundwater in Africa.

Mobile apps

Various mobile friendly versions of apps on the BGS website

BGS Geological Walk map

A walk through geological time at BGS Keyworth, now available to browse online

iGeology

App for the geological map of Britain iPhone App | Android App ... and iGeology3D!

mySoil

App for soil properties map of Britain | learn about the soil beneath your feet. iPhone App