A cleft in Antelope Lower Canyon, forming what is known as a slot canyon (Arizona, USA). © Joe Cornish/Digital Vision/Getty Images

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Geosciences journal #13 : Water's Role in the Earth System

Exploring the vital role of water on our planet, down to the greatest depths.

2010 Annual Report

BRGM results continued at a high level in 2010. Its research activities and support to public policy development continued to grow.

2010-2011 Research Report

The 2010-2011 Research Report promotes BRGM’s research strategy reflected in outstanding scientific achievements in 2010 and the excellence of its expert assessment teams.

Geosciences journal #12: The River Loire, a geological force

A new issue in the Geosciences collection marking the 10th anniversary of the Val de Loire as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Geosciences journal #11 : Borderlines between Geology and Biology

Marking the International Year of Biodiversity, this Geosciences issue explores the interactions between the geosciences and the Earth sciences.

2009 Annual Report

In a difficult economic context, BRGM confirms its growing capacities for conducting its key roles, particularly in areas relating to sustainable development.

Geosciences journal #10 : Cities and urban geology

In recent years, human populations have grown faster in cities than anywhere else. Knowledge on the subsoil is essential to manage urban development.

10 core challenges for the geosciences

International year of planet earth special issue - 07.01.2009
Climate change, rush for raw materials, water resource, energy, geological risks : this special issue intends to establish a benchmark on the major geological issues of the 21st century.


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