Groundwater

Groundwater

​​​​Groundwater is important as a source of drinking water, and it supports river flows, lake levels and ecosystems. It contains natural substances dissolved from the soils and rocks that it flows through, and can also be contaminated by human actions on the land surface.

As a clean, but vulnerable, resource, groundwater needs to be understood, managed and protected. We provide advice and maps to members of the public, consultancies and public bodies about groundwater quality, quantity and distribution.

​​​​​​​This section provides information about our ongoing activities helping us all understanding Ireland's groundwater and karst, how we support Ireland's environment along with your groundwater questions answered.​​​​  It also includes the Groundwater Newsletter. 

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

​Explore the research initiatives taking place in the Groundwater programme.

 

 

https://www.gsi.ie/en-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/6-Graduate-Positions-now-open-at-Geological-Survey-Ireland.aspx6 Graduate Positions now open at Geological Survey IrelandPositions are now open for 6 graduate geologists to work for 11 months and gain valuable experience in the Earth Science sector in Ireland.25/02/2019 00:00:00
https://www.gsi.ie/en-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/RFT-for-multi-supplier-framework-to-supply-specialist-technical-services-for-GSI-and-INFOMAR.aspxRFT to establish a multi supplier framework to supply specialist technical servicesGeological Survey Ireland invites individuals and companies to tender for appointment to a multi-supplier framework agreement to provide specialist technical services, comprising marine and geoscience personnel.25/02/2019 00:00:00

 

 

https://www.gsi.ie/en-ie/publications/Pages/Dublin-City-Geo-Environmental-Challenges-as-addressed-by-Geological-Survey-Ireland.aspxDublin City Geo-Environmental Challenges as addressed by Geological Survey Ireland10/07/2019 23:00:00
https://www.gsi.ie/en-ie/publications/Pages/Groundwater-Newsletter-Issue-58-June-2019.aspxGroundwater Newsletter Issue 58 June 201927/06/2019 23:00:00