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British Geological Survey (BGS) and University of Edinburgh lead UK scientific response to Italian earthquake

Seismologists David Hawthorne (BGS) and Simone Mancini (INGV) setting up seismometers before deploymentUK scientists from the British Geological Survey (BGS) and the University of Edinburgh set off this week to the earthquake affected area of central Italy. They will deploy seismometers to help better understand the science of aftershocks and how scientists might better assist global emergency response.


Quality not quantity is the greatest threat to Asia’s most important source of groundwater

Salinity and arsenic in SE AsiaScientists from the British Geological Survey (BGS) have published a new paper in Nature Geoscience mapping out the quantity and quality of the world’s most important aquifer.

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