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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


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


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






World Magnetic Model 2015 released!

The latest revision of the World Magnetic Model, created jointly by BGS and NOAA, has been released.

Read our World Magnetic Model press release.

New G-BASE for south-west England

New stream sediment and soil data from the Geochemical Baseline Survey of the Environment (G-BASE) project are now available for a suite of 53 elements including arsenic, copper, silver, tin and tungsten for south-west England.
Read more about G-BASE for south-west England

Office opening Christmas 2014

Keyworth/Wallingford/Cardiff/Edinburgh/Loanhead: closed 25/12/14 - 02/01/15. Reopen 05/01/15.
London: closed 20/12/14. Reopens 05/01/15.
Belfast: closed 24-26/12/14 and 01/01/15. Reopens 02/01/15.

Hazard products

Developing new and innovative data products that deliver geoscientific information to a range of users in an accessible form.

Read more about hazard products.

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