The Geological Survey of Sweden (SGU) is the expert agency for issues relating to soil, bedrock and groundwater in Sweden.
New report on the character of the crystalline bedrock in south-west Sweden
A new report, “Geochemical U-Pb zircon geochronology of granitic and syenitoid rocks across the southern part of the Sveconorwegian orogen”, presents radiometric ages and short descriptions of the bedrock from three different localities within the crystalline basement of south-western Sweden.Read more
Geomap – our knowledge in your phone
With our application Geomap you get easy access to some of our databases wherever you are.Read more
International workshop on GeoTreat
On May 14 to 15, SGU invites the international network for GeoTreat to a workshop in Uppsala. Opening speaker is Bruce Leaver. He is chair for the Australian Sapphire Coast Tourism, a part of Australias Coastal Wilderness, and one of the main architects behind Australias National Landscape Program. The welcome session is open to the public. Thereafter the network will discuss the development of the app; its distribution in the world, its content and function.
The March 2013 issue of Exploration Newsletter is here
News about exploration and mining activities in Sweden.
Collaborative call: GeoInfra – Transparent Underground. Sustainable Development of Urban Underground Infrastructure
The demands on land use for infrastructure, housing, recreation and industrial activity increases as the migration to our cities progresses. Read more