The geology of my municipality

Explore geographical maps in your municipality

News
27.09.2019

Geology fun facts about the Arctic Race of Norway

Learn more about the geology around the beautiful bike race.
News
29.08.2019

Watch NGU's first puppet show!

NGUs first doll movie shows why stones can have great value, even though it may not appear so. A funny movie with an important message.
Blog
25.10.2018

Exploring the seafloor

CAGE18-5 expedition blog, RV Kronprins Haakon (22.10 – 02.11.2018).
ANNUAL REPORT 2018
24.09.2019

A jigsaw

The jigsaw pieces presented in this annual report will give you a partial glimpse of the total picture of Our work in 2018.
CONFERENCE
19.08.2019

FEM in Finland for the 12th time

1000 people are expected at the FEM mining fair in Finland at the end of October.
Ground Motion Service
14.11.2018

Mapping subsidence in cities and movements in mountains

The Earth’s surface is constantly changing. By use of radar measurements from satellite, we are able to map deformation in the landscape.

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.