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The Institute of Geologists of Ireland was formed in 1999 to promote the geosciences in Ireland and to represent the professional interests of its members. Membership is open to all practising geoscientists who meet the required standards of qualification and experience, and the IGI operates with the support of all the major geoscience based technical societies.  Read more about IGI »

UPDATE Professional Hydrogeologists (May 2014):
Risk based Historical Landfill/ Contaminated Lands Assessment <click here>


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IGA lecture: going subsurface –adventures with a drill rig in west Clare

On Wednesday January 28th, the IGA have the great pleasure of inviting you to a talk by UCD geologist Prof. Peter Haughton. The talk will be in UCD, in room G01 in the School of Geological Sciences at 6:30 pm. Tea and coffee at 6:00 pm in the department's foyer area. We advise you to arrive in good time to get parking.

Ireland's Bronze Age gold: lectures and film

Saturday 31st January, 1.30 - 4.15pm at the Ulster Museum, Belfast. A day of talks and film screenings to explore stories of treasure, jewellery and science, by highlighting gold objects from the Museum's archaeological collection. Click link above for more details.

Irish Geological Research Meeting (IGRM)

Irish Geological Research Meeting (IGRM) 20th - 22nd February 2015