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
Open-loop Ground Source Heat Pump viability screening map, England and Wales (OGC WxS INSPIRE)
British Geological Survey
The British Geological Survey (BGS) in collaboration with the Environment Agency (EA) has developed a web-based tool that provides an indication of whether suitable conditions exist in a...
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BGS Bedrock and Superficial geology (OGC WxS)
British Geological Survey
This service is the BGS contribution to the OneGeology project, providing UK onshore geological data at 1:625 000 scale and UK continental shelf seabed sediment data at 1:1 million scale....
 
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BGS bedrock geology (INSPIRE download service WFS 2.0)
British Geological Survey
This service is an INSPIRE download WFS service, providing UK onshore bedrock geological data at 1:625 000 scale. This map data is collected as part of an ongoing BGS project: Digital...
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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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BGS GeoIndex - Minerals data theme (OGC WxS INSPIRE)
British Geological Survey
Data from the British Geological Survey's GeoIndex Minerals theme are made available for viewing here. GeoIndex is a website that allows users to search for information about BGS data...
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Environment
Digital Geological Map Data of Great Britain - 625k (DiGMapGB-625) Bedrock version 5
British Geological Survey
Data identifying landscape areas (shown as polygons) attributed with geological names and rock type descriptions. The scale of the data is 1:625 000 scale providing a simplified...
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Environment
BGS GeoSure (OGC WxS)
British Geological Survey
The 1:50 000 scale GeoSure (natural ground stability) data covering the map sheets for Loughborough and Kilmarnock are available in this OGC WMS service for personal, non-commercial use...
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BGS bedrock geology (OneGeology download service WFS 2.0)
British Geological Survey
This service is the BGS contribution to the OneGeology project, providing UK onshore bedrock geological data at 1:625 000 scale. This map data is collected as part of an ongoing BGS...
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Environment
BGS INSPIRE download service feed
British Geological Survey
This service provides an Atom feed of datasets that are available for download.
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Environment
UK Earthquake Seismogram Data.
British Geological Survey
Recordings of earthquakes and other signals (such as quarry blasts, explosions, sonic booms and collapses) made by a network of seismometers and similar sensors across the UK. Recordings...
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Business & Economy
World Mineral Statistics Dataset.
British Geological Survey
The British Geological Survey has one of the largest databases in the world on the production and trade of minerals. The dataset contains annual production statistics by mass for more...
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Environment
Geotechnical Database
British Geological Survey
The Geotechnical Database contains information about site investigation reports, boreholes and samples. It contains geotechnical measurements taken over borehole intervals and on samples....
 
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