Geoheritage

Geoheritage

​​​​​​​​​​​​Protecting and promoting sites of national and international geological importance in Ireland.

This section has information on the following:
> Geological Survey Ireland's role in the protection and promotion of Ireland's geological heritage
> County Geological Site (CGS) audits – More information on and full site reports from all completed County Audits
> Protection of CGSs – The importance of County Geological Sites (CGSs)
> Geoparks and Geotourism – UNESCO Global Geopark and geopark projects and promoting geotourism

​​Explore the data and maps compiled by the Geoheritage programme.

The Geoheritage programme collaborates with the Geoparks network, academia and GSNI.

 

 

https://www.gsi.ie/en-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/6_Graduate_Geologist_positions_now_open_at_Geological_Survey_Ireland_2021.aspx6 Graduate Geologist positions now open at Geological Survey IrelandPositions are now open for 6 graduate geologists to work for 11 months at Geological Survey Ireland and gain valuable experience in the Earth Science sector in Ireland. The available positions are within the following programmes: Tellus, Marine and Coastal Unit, Groundwater and Geothermal Unit, Geological Mapping, Geoheritage, Minerals. 23/02/2021 00:00:00
https://www.gsi.ie/en-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/Geoheritage-Grant-Scheme-202021.aspxGeological Survey Ireland announces funding awards for community geoheritage projectsGeological Survey Ireland has awarded Geoheritage grants to six community-based projects around the country. The funds, valued at €10,000 each, support the development and publication of educational and outreach materials by local groups, established geotourism sites, aspiring geoparks and UNESCO Global Geoparks.28/12/2020 00:00:00

 

 

https://www.gsi.ie/en-ie/publications/Pages/Old-Volcanic-Stories-Bringing-Ancient-Volcanoes-to-Life-in-Ireland’s-Geological-Heritage-Sites.aspxOld Volcanic Stories Bringing Ancient Volcanoes to Life in Ireland’s Geological Heritage Sites27/01/2021 00:00:00
https://www.gsi.ie/en-ie/publications/Pages/The-Geological-Heritage-of-Mayo.aspxThe Geological Heritage of County Mayo20/11/2020 00:00:00