The main objective of this application is to organize and present the geological knowledge so that geology increasingly incorporated into planning processes, both locally and regionally. Geology is important both for economic development, planning of new residential areas, resource management, water supply, environmental impact assessment (EIA) and risk and vulnerability analyzes. The geological information presented in the application are structured by topic areas that are known in planning processes: Landscape, Resources and Safety. The application allows for looking into issues relating to such topics, with the possibility to go deeper into the data structure and content by clicking for more mapping functionality to bring up more detailed characteristics, to see product sheet and to download data.
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Topic: Bedrock geology, Stone construction material, Geophysics, Geochemistry, Geological diversity, Groundwater, Earth dynamics, Climate, Quaternary geology, Landscape development, Marine geology, Mineral resources, Geohazards, Urban geology