The geology of my municipality

Explore geographical maps in your municipality

News
25.09.2018

New funding for resource mapping in Trøndelag

The Norwegian county of Trøndelag has allocated ca. 600 million Euro to mapping its geological resources.
News
03.09.2018

Minerals and materials research lab to open in Trondheim

NTNU, the Geological Survey of Norway and SINTEF have joined forces to establish a national research laboratory on minerals and materials.
Blog
27.06.2018

Whether warm or cold, methane keeps leaking in the Arctic

Methane has been leaking in the Arctic for millions of years, independent of warm or cold climate.
CENTRE
04.10.2018

National Drill Core and Sample Centre

NGU's National Drill Core and Sample Centre is Norway's national archive for the geological samples.
ANNUAL REPORT
08.08.2018

Evidence

Follow the trail of NGU’s wide-ranging activities in 2017.
Conference
03.04.2018

Drilling program at sea

The programme is available. NGU host a 2-day long colloquium in October on research at the International Ocean Discovery Program.

Projects

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NORCRUST

"NORCRUST - Norwegian margin fluid systems and methane derived carbonate crusts" is a collaborative project lead by the Geological Survey of Norway (NGU), funded by The Research Council of Norway's (NFR) PETROMAKS 2 programme.

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Overview of the most important mineral deposits in the Arctic

All available information on the most important metal- and diamond deposits in the Arctic, north of 60oN, has been assembled and made accessible. The Geological Survey of Norway has led the project which has involved eight countries in the Artic.

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MINN

Mineral Resources in North Norway (MINN) is a programme for geophysical mapping in northern Norway and part of a recently initiated Norwegian governmental strategy for developing the mineral industry in Norway.

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Neonor 2

In the Nordland County area of Norway, is an area where there is a lot of movement in the earth’s crust.

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MAREANO

MAREANO maps the bathymetry, seafloor conditions, biodiversity, geodiversity and sedimentary contamination along the Norwegian coast and sea areas.