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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>

Please note: The IGI Office will be closed on, and including, Monday 22nd September, 2014 and will re-open on Monday 20th October. Urgent matters will be handled by the IGI Hon Secretary, Peter Glanville, at p.glanville@slrconsulting.com, phone 353-1-296 4667.

Enquiries about the IGI course Drilling Techniques should be addressed to Claire Clifford cclifford@morce.ie phone 353-1-260 2655.


Latest News

Northern Ireland Regional Group Events

Details of events in 2014/15

Earth Science Week, October 13-19 2014

The Geological Society (geolsoc) has hosted Earth Science Week since 2011. Each year we have grown and developed the events and resources that we provide throughout the week. We hope that 2014 will be another great year for Earth science.

100 Great Geosites

Geological Society of London initiative ‘Celebration of geo-heritage across the UK and Ireland during Earth Science Week 2014’ (GSL)