South Africa Top Sites for Earth Sciences

    Geology.com -- Earth Sciences on the Web

    A website for students, geologists and those who enjoy the earth. Features large collections of US and world country maps, satellite images, geology dictionary, printable time scale, articles about earth science and much more.

    geology.com

    Department of Mineral Resouces

    The Department of Mineral Resources aims to formulate and implement policy to ensure optimum use of the country’s mineral resources.With Citibank estimating in 2010 that South Africa had R2,5 trillion worth of mineral reserves, it is clear that the

    dmr.gov.za

    American Geophysical Union

    AGU is an international scientific society of 35,000+ members. AGU homepage has many hyperlinks to earth, oceans, atmosphere, space, and planets. AGU homepage welcomes members of the public, including students and teachers.

    agu.org

    European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre

    Non-profit scientific organisation which provides real-time earthquakes information (84 member institutes from 55 different countries). Develops innovative methods to deliver the fastest information on earthquakes' effects and encourages witnesses of eart

    emsc-csem.org

    Mindat

    Searchable mineral database with physical and chemical properties as well as locality information.

    mindat.org

    European Geosciences Union

    European Geosciences Union (EGU) - Dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in the geosciences and the planetary and space sciences for the benefit of humanity.

    egu.eu

    CFOO: Home

    Centre for Observational Oceanography

    cfoo.co.za

    Volcanodiscovery.com

    Wir freuen uns über Ihr Interesse an unserer Homepage an VolcanoDiscovery GbR. Für externe Links zu fremden Inhalten können wir dabei trotz sorgfältiger inhaltlicher Kontrolle keine Haftung übernehmen. Der Schutz Ihrer personenbezogenen Daten bei der

    volcanodiscovery.com

    British Geological Survey (BGS) | A world-leading geoscience centre

    The BGS is one of the centres that makes up the Natural Environment Research Council. It is active in areas such as land-use planning, waste disposal, hydrocarbons exploration, civil engineering, minerals extraction, contaminated land, seismic and geohaza

    bgs.ac.uk

    Paleomap

    Virtual reality reconstructions illustrating the plate tectonic development of the ocean basins and continents, as well as the changing distribution of land and sea during the past 1100 million years.

    scotese.com

    National Snow and Ice Data Center

    Information and referral center supporting polar and cryospheric research. Education resources, the NSIDC data catalog and an image gallery.

    nsidc.org

    Stormhighway.com

    WOWK-TV Channel 13 , the local CBS affiliate in the Charleston-Huntington, WV metro area, has run several news feature stories on Storm Highway. A big thanks goes out to metorologist Spencer Adkins and the WOWK staff for their excellent coverage! The foll

    stormhighway.com

    EarthRef.org

    EarthRef.org is the web site for Earth Reference Data and Models

    earthref.org

    Bypass Survey

    Don't be held hostage by annoying surveys, just to view premium content. Free solution to bypass popup surveys.

    surveybypass.com

    The Pacific Northwest Seismograph Network

    Based at the University of Washington, the PNSN operates seismograph stations and locates earthquakes in Washington and Oregon and provides information on Pacific Northwest earthquake activity and hazards.

    pnsn.org

    National Lightning Safety Institute (NLSI)

    Independent advocate of lightning safety for people and structures. Includes information about their services, lighting strike incidents, safety guidelines, and a reference section of general and technical information.

    lightningsafety.com

    Web Mineral

    Extensive mineral database containing crystallography, chemical composition, physical and optical properties, Dana classification, Strunz classification, mineral name origins, mineral locality information, and alphabetical listing of all known valid miner

    webmineral.com

    International Union of Geological Sciences (IUGS)

    Non-governmental scientific organization which promotes and supports the study of geological problems of world-wide significance, and facilitates international and interdisciplinary cooperation in the earth sciences.

    iugs.org

    Geological Society

    General geology portal site, including links, products, and a discussion forum for professionals and students.

    geolsoc.org.uk

    The Geological Society of America

    Advancing the geosciences, enhancing the professional growth of its members, and promoting the geosciences in the service of humankind.

    geosociety.org

    Royal Meteorological Society

    Shows the history, qualifications offered, membership benefits, educational activities, planned meetings, and publications.

    rmets.org

    American Meteorological Society

    Promotes the development, dissemination, information and education on the atmospheric and related oceanic and hydrologic sciences. About the organization, publications, education programs, policy issues, and other topics.

    ametsoc.org