BGR Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe

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Looking for exiting geo-topics? In laboratories, on research ships and in the field: new results are being constantly attained - and applied - by the staff of the Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources.

Hydrogeologists train well builders and decision-makers in Afghanistan to help secure the drinking water supply for 3.5 million people. Soil scientists ensure 'best practice' in agriculture. Geochemists test new ideas for forecasting volcanic eruptions.

And much more – just ask us!

August 21, 2013 Major discovery in Yukon Territory: BGR geologists discover Arctic San Andreas fault
September 5, 2012 State cooperation: Geologists assess potential of raw materials in South Africa
August 31, 2010 20 years of technical co-operation – BGR delegation visits Namibia: Mining and groundwater projects promote sustainable development
July 22, 2010 BGR Arctic expedition on the “Polarstern”: What were the consequences of the separation of Greenland from Canada during the Earth's geological history?
March 22, 2010 Two new BGR projects in Syria and Lebanon. Kümpel: Sustainable groundwater protection is of major importance
March 27, 2009 BGR Pilot Project in Rwanda: Promoting Transparency, Social and Environmental Standards by Mineral Resource Certification



Andreas Beuge
Phone: +49-(0)511-643-2679
Fax: +49-(0)511-643-3685
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