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Landslide in north Leitrim, June 2020https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/Leitrim-landslide.aspxLandslide in north Leitrim, June 2020Information relating to the landslide event in north Leitrim, June 202029/06/2020 23:00:00
Irish Sea earthquake 14 May 2020https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/Irish-Sea-earthquake-14-May-2020.aspxIrish Sea earthquake 14 May 2020On 14 May 2020 at 03:52:54 UTC, an earthquake of magnitude M0.6 occurred in the Irish Sea. The earthquake located approximately 20km east of the Isle of Man, and occurred at a depth of 3km.14/05/2020 23:00:00
Copernicus Sentinels to improve Coastal Management Systemshttps://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/Copernicus-Sentinels-to-improve-Coastal-Management-Systems.aspxCopernicus Sentinels to improve Coastal Management SystemsThe Coastal Change from Space consortium brought together a professional team to capture the needs of its expert User Group comprising the British Geological Survey, IH Cantabria in Spain, Geological Survey Ireland, and ARCTUS Canada.11/05/2020 23:00:00
Geological Survey Ireland showcasing projects online at the European Geological Union General Assembly 2020https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/GSI-showcasing-projects-at-EGU-2020.aspxGeological Survey Ireland showcasing projects online at the European Geological Union General Assembly 2020The annual European Geological Union (EGU) General Assembly usually brings 16,000 attendees to Vienna for one of the largest geoscience meetings in the world. This year it moved online for EGU2020: Sharing Geoscience Online from 4 – 8 May, Geological Survey Ireland participated in a number of sessions, listed below with links to abstracts06/05/2020 23:00:00
Irish Sea earthquake 25 April 2020https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/Irish-Sea-earthquake-25-April-2020.aspxIrish Sea earthquake 25 April 2020On the 25 April 2020 at 04:11:52 GMT, a magnitude M0.9 earthquake occurred in the Irish Sea approximately 15km off the English coast north of Blackpool.26/04/2020 23:00:00
Iceland volcano eruption anniversary on newstalkhttps://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/Iceland-volcano-anniversary.aspxIceland volcano eruption anniversary on newstalkIvan Yates from Newstalk 'The Hard Shoulder' speaks to Dr Brian McConnell, Principal Geologist at Geological Survey Ireland about what the ash cloud meant for the aviation and the Irish response to the situation.15/04/2020 23:00:00
Irish Sea Earthquake, 15 December 2019https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/Earthquake-in-Irish-Sea.aspxIrish Sea Earthquake, 15 December 2019On 15 December 2019 at 21:19:52 local time, a magnitude 2.5 earthquake occurred in the Irish Sea approximately 90 km north-east of Dublin and 40km south of the Isle of Man. 16/12/2019 00:00:00
Geoscience 2019 - Geoscience for Climate Actionhttps://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/Geoscience-2019.aspxGeoscience 2019 - Geoscience for Climate ActionGeological Survey Ireland flagship conference brought together over 200 industry leaders, academia and government scientists, and policy experts to discuss geoscience activity in Ireland and how the community can focus efforts to deliver the objectives set out in the Government's Climate Action Plan. 08/11/2019 00:00:00
GSI Host Inter-Agency Groundwater Flood Steering Grouphttps://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/GSI-Host-Inter-Agency-Groundwater-Flood-Steering-Group.aspxGSI Host Inter-Agency Groundwater Flood Steering GroupGeological Survey Ireland hosted the third and final technical advisory committee meeting of the Groundwater Flooding Programme (GWFlood) – a three year project with the objective of investigating the drivers and extent of karst groundwater flooding in Ireland. 21/10/2019 23:00:00
Potential flooding areas in Dublin projected by 2100https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/Potential-flooding-areas-in-Dublin-projected-by-2100.aspxPotential flooding areas in Dublin projected by 2100The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) published a Special Report on 25 September 2019 showing that we are heading for a worst case scenario of global mean sea level when compared with previous IPCC report. Recent work by Dr Silvia Caloca at Geological Survey Ireland shows how these expected changes could affect the Dublin coastline. 25/09/2019 23:00:00