British Geological Survey, Natural Environment Research Council, United Kingdom
Data Center Description
The mission of the British Geological Survey is to advance geo-scientific knowledge of the United Kingdom landmass and its continental shelf by systematic surveying, long-term monitoring, effective data management and high-quality applied research.
Provide comprehensive, objective, impartial and up-to-date geo-scientific information, advice and services, to the client and user community in the United Kingdom and overseas, enabling safe, sustainable and efficient choices to be made in managing the environment and utilizing its resources, thereby contributing to national economic competitiveness, the effectiveness of public policy and the quality of life.
Disseminate information in the community, and promote the public understanding of science, to demonstrate the importance of geo-science to resource and environmental issues.