The Geological Surveys of Europe (EuroGeoSurveys)

EGSThe Geological Surveys of Europe, EuroGeoSurveys (EGS), is a European leading organisation with 50 years of expertise in Geosciences. EGS represents 38 national Geological Surveys and some regional Surveys in Europe who are responsible for the collection, management, interpretation and delivery of geological data and information relevant for the societal issues, including resource security/sustainability (energy, minerals, water), environmental monitoring, health and safety of citizens, and the development of secure infrastructure (natural hazards).

EuroGeoSurveys’ mission is to provide an independent source of geoscience knowledge, scientific expertise and advice to the European Union institutions to support the European Union’s competitiveness, social well-being, environmental management and international commitments for an effective policy formulation, problem-solving and decision making.