DECC: Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Forum :

Aviva Stadium, Dublin and Online Lansdowne Rd,, Dublin 4, Ireland

Department of Environment, Climate and Communications (DECC) are holding a Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Forum Tuesday 25th April 2023, between 10am and 4pm, online and in-person at the Aviva Stadium, Dublin. More information is available on Geological Survey of Ireland’s webpage here: DECC April 2023 Sustainable Development Goals National Stakeholder Forum ( In-person registration ended […]

Cork Geological Association lecture: “Geo-forensics in action”


The Cork Geological Association will be holding a lecture via Zoom on Wednesday 26th April 2023 at 7:30pm. By Prof. Cynthia Burek, Professor of Geo-conservation, University of Chester entitled:  “Geo-forensics in action”. To register for this Zoom talk, please email

NUI Society of Economic Geologists (SEG) Student Chapter lecture


“Selling Planet Earth – Communicating geoscience for society” NUI Society of Economic Geologists (SEG) Student Chapter Zoom lecture this Thursday 27th April 2023 at 1pm. to be given by Prof. Iain Stewart. Further details and how to register for this online lecture are shown in the flyer here For further information, please contact


Royal Irish Academy, Dublin Academy House, 19 Dawson Street, Dublin, Co. Dublin, Ireland

Matthew Parkes was a highly respected geologist and good friend to many who knew him in the wider geoscience community. His legacy is his enduring scientific research, published in many popular articles, journals and books. Matthew was the editor of Irish Journal of Earth Sciences for twenty years, right up to his untimely passing in […]

Cork Geological Association lecture: “Tetrapod Trackway(s) Update”

Ted Nevill Lab, Enterprise Centre, North Mall campus, UCC and Online Ted Nevill Lab, Enterprise Centre, North Mall campus, UCC, Cork, Ireland

Cork Geological Association are hosting a lecture in the Ted Nevill Lab at UCC and online Wednesday 24th May 2023 at 20:15 Professor Ken Higgs will discus the “Tetrapod Trackway(s) Update”. There will also be refreshments and a sale of geological books and maps. Please email Bettie Higgs  for the link to the online […]

Irish Mining and Quarrying Society (IMQS) “Introduction to Mining” course at Geological Survey Ireland

GSI, Booterstown, Co. Dublin Dept. of the Environment, Climate and Communications, Block 1, Booterstown Hall, Booterstown, Dublin, Ireland

Brendan Morris, a mining engineer with over 40 years’ experience will present an Introduction to Mining The course is delivered over three hours and provides a general overview of mining. The cost is €50 and more details on content and registration can be found here New Introduction to Mining Course - IMQS

IGA / IAH Trip: Glen of the Downs Day Excursion

Glen of the Downs, Co Wcklow Wicklow, Ireland

Irish Geological Association (IGA) trip in association with International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH) (Irish Group) Sunday, 28th May 2023 starting at 10:30am and running for approximately 4-5 hours. The trip will be led by Dr. Alison Orr and Dr. Gerry Baker, both of Arup. Further details of the content of the trip and a booking […]