Scottish Geology Festival 2021 – 1 September to 17 October

The Scottish Geology Trust will host the Scottish Geology Festival this autumn to encourage activity, events and engagement about Scotland’s incredible geological heritage.

Contract to prepare online material to encourage people to explore Scotland’s pebble beaches

The Scottish Geology Festival is being organised by the Scottish Geology Trust, and will run from 1 September to 17 October 2021. We have received Events Scotland funding to support […]

Geoconservation in Scotland: Online Training Course, May 2021

Geoconservation can be defined as action to conserve and promote geodiversity. In Scotland, there is a long history of work by local geoconservation groups to designate and promote Local Geodiversity […]

Engagement Theme Small Grants Fund

The Scottish Geology Trust is keen to support and work in partnership with organisations and individuals to meet our aims. The SGT Engagement Theme Small Grants Fund will support small […]

“Telling Earth’s Story” – How to engage people in Scotland’s geology

Thursday 22 April 2021, 1-4pm This free online conference was organised by the Scottish Geology Trust to share ideas and inspiring initiatives from Orkney to France that have successfully engaged […]

Walter Scott 250 Celebration

An international celebration for the 250th anniversary of the life and Smailholm Towerworks of Sir Walter Scott gets underway this weekend, Saturday 20th March, with an online broadcast of a […]

The best of Scotland’s East Coast Outcrops – 4by44

Steve Adams, the Founder and Managing Director of Balgownie Geoscience, is documenting the best geological outcrops along the east coast of Scotland.

Recent publications on Scottish geology

Three recent publications explore different aspects of the geology of Scotland’s western highlands and islands. Whether you are interested in fossils, metamorphic rocks or sense of place, something for everyone […]

Crowdfunder Success

We did it! THANK YOU!Our first Crowdfunding Campaign has been a resounding success – we raised a huge £36,523 with 363 supporters in 36 days!!The donations are still coming! The current total […]

Trust Receives £10,000 Donation

The Scottish Geology Trust has received a donation of £10,000 from an anonymous donor. This support comes at a crucial point for the Trust as they urgently need support to […]