Geology Does… Lots. Everywhere.

The Scottish Geology Trust’s Geology does campaign celebrates the contribution geology makes to Scotland. It’s the country’s bedrock; it tells Scotland’s story; it resources our future. The campaign launches on […]

Two Scottish geology sites in the list of the First 100 Geological Heritage Sites

Two geological sites in Scotland have been recognised by the International Union of Geological Sciences in a list of the First 100 Geological Heritage Sites. These are sites of significant […]

Updating the Scottish Fossil Code

NatureScot is seeking views on the updated and refreshed Scottish Fossil Code which is due for relaunch in early 2023.

Survey Uncovers Aquatic Life in Scotland’s Caves

A recent survey carried out by researchers from England and Slovenia has charted the invertebrate animals living in thirty-two caves distributed across Scotland. Although surveys like this have been carried […]

Protecting Scotland’s Geosites

The Scottish Geology Trust is keen to work with volunteers and NatureScot to help protect Scotland’s geological sites of national and local importance. In a recent seminar, Dr Rachel Wignall […]

Letter urges Historic Environment Scotland to reinstate access to Hutton’s Section

The Scottish geological community have written to Alex Paterson, Chief Executive of Historic Environment Scotland, suggesting that the temporary fence closing off the Radical Road in Holyrood Park in Edinburgh […]