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Geology Maps Online – BGS

High-resolution scans of over 6,000 geology maps, previously published on paper, have been released on the internet by the British Geological Survey (BGS). The BGS Maps Portal provides free-to-view small and medium scale maps produced by the BGS since geological mapping began in 1832 and includes the recent 1:50,000 mapping ...

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Groundwater Tells a Story

Be it observations of historic contamination, previous land uses or abstraction dynamics groundwater tells a story. Some interesting hydrogeology research was published on 21 September 2014 in Nature Geoscience. Reported by the Guardian UK the work focused on uncovering tell-tale chemical spikes in groundwater up to six months before earthquake tremors occur. The ...

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Striking a Balance – Land Use vs Environment

Wine growers in Italy are facing tougher planning rules and regulations when it comes to clearing land to make way for profitable wine crops. It has long been recognised that soil erosion, overland flow and sedimentation can all be enhanced through altering the vegetative cover and land use of a catchment. Often ...

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Launch of www.h2ogeo.co.uk

Welcome to the official launch of the H2Ogeo website. H2Ogeo is an independent hydrogeology and environmental consultancy providing technical leadership and guidance in the areas of groundwater and contaminated land. www.h2ogeo.co.uk is a platform for finding out more about the company and the services provided. There are project examples posted on the ...

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Site Investigation and Characterisation – The Key

A southern suburb of Adelaide in South Australia is undergoing a detailed site investigation through intrusive works where solvent vapours are a risk in air, soil, and groundwater. Contamination with trichloroethylene (TCE) in the area resulting from the area’s long association with the automotive industry has been known however houses were ...

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UK Fracking – BBC July 2014

Read here the BBC’s July 2014 article on the Government’s decision relating to the new bidding round for licences to frack in the UK. In summary, fracking licences can only be issued for beauty spots in “exceptional circumstances”, according to the new rules issued by government. The article states, ‘Planning permission may be ...

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