British Geological Survey (BGS)

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Founded in 1835, the British Geological Survey (BGS) is the world's oldest national geological survey and the United Kingdom's premier centre for earth science information and expertise.

The BGS provides expert services and impartial advice in all areas of geoscience. Our client base is drawn from the public and private sectors both in the UK and internationally.

http://www.bgs.ac.uk/home.html

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Environment
Prime geological data - deep mine coal
British Geological Survey
Prime Geological Data resulting from deep underground coal exploration and exploitation produced by the British Coal Board and/or its precursors. The collection dates back to the 18th...
 
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Mapping
Satellite imagery of the UK/World (digital)
British Geological Survey
The database contains satellite images of the UK purchased by the BGS or on its behalf by NERC. It includes data from the Lansdat, SPOT, Radarsat and ERS satellites. The images are stored...
 
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Environment
Geophysical Borehole Log Index
British Geological Survey
The Geophysical Borehole Log index provides details of hardcopy geophysical logs known to BGS. The index provides the storage location of the logs and details of the format they are...
 
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Geography
UK Information And Statistics.
British Geological Survey
This dataset contains tabulated production, consumption and trade data on minerals in the UK together with authoritative commentary on current developments in the minerals industry. Data...
 
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Environment
Coastal-Marine Maps
British Geological Survey
This is the collection of marine maps held by BGS. The maps are very variable in subject type and in scale. They are mostly unpublished 'project' maps on either paper or film in black and...
 
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Environment
Marine Survey Data from the UK Continental Shelf and Adjacent Deep Water Areas (1966 Onwards)
British Geological Survey
This dataset is the complete collection of the British Geological Survey (BGS) held Marine Survey data. The data held includes digital data and analogue records, plus associated physical...
 
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Environment
World Seismicity Database
British Geological Survey
This dataset contains parametric data (epicentre, magnitude, depth, etc) for over one million earthquakes worldwide. The dataset has been compiled gradually over a period of thirty years...
 
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Environment
BGS offshore marine products (OGC WxS INSPIRE)
British Geological Survey
BGS offshore marine products are made available to view via this web map service. The 1:250 000 scale offshore geological maps in the UTM series (Universal Transverse Mercator projection)...
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Environment
Index To Deep Mine Data
British Geological Survey
High level index to the contents of the boxes of Primary Geological Data resulting from deep underground coal exploration and exploitation in Great Britain donated by the Coal Authority...
 
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Environment
Distribution Of UK North Sea Lithostratigraphic Units
British Geological Survey
This dataset shows the distribution of Middle Jurassic, Upper Jurassic and Lower Cretaceous lithostratigraphic (UK Offshore Operators Association - UKOOA) units within the UK North Sea...
 
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Environment
Geophysical Surveys In Africa
British Geological Survey
Data from geophysical surveys in many African countries carried out by the British Geological Survey for different agencies. The surveys range from regional gravity and airborne magnetic...
 
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Environment
Nottingham's Caves - Archival Material For Digital Register.
British Geological Survey
Paper records and photos used to create the Nottingham Caves digital register and maps. Includes archival material of the caves known to BGS, around northern and central Nottingham. Data...
 
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