External Links
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RIGS groups and Geoconservation


Devon RIGS

Dorset RIGS

Cornwall Geoconservation Group

Cornwall Geoconservation Group Facebook Page

Somerset RIGS


Wiltshire Geology Group


Other Societies

Royal Geological Society of Cornwall

The Geological Society of London

The Geologists' Association

WEGA - the West of England group of the Geologists' Association

Dorset Geologists' Association Group

The Mineralogical Society

The Russell Society

South West branch of the OU Geological Society

Wessex branch of the OU Geological Society

Severnside branch of the OU Geological Society

Trevithick Society

The Devonshire Association


Universities and research

British Geological Survey home page

Camborne School of Mines home page

Combined Universities in Cornwall home page

University of Plymouth School of Earth, Ocean and Environmental Sciences home page

University of Bath Natural Sciences home page

University of Bristol School of Earth Sciences home page

University of Bristol School of Geographical Sciences home page

University of Cardiff School of Earth & Ocean Sciences home page

University of Exeter Department of Geography home page

University of Southampton Ocean and Earth Science, National Oceanography Centre Southampton home page

University of Southampton Geography and Environment home page



Allhallows Museum

Bridport Museum

Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre

Dorset County Museum

Fairlynch Museum

Lyme Regis Museum

Portland Museum

Royal Albert Memorial Museum

Swanage Museum and Heritage Centre

Wareham Town Museum


Members' websites

Jurassic Coast Tours Enjoy a fossil hunting walk or guided tour of the Jurassic Coast with expert Chris Pamplin

Geology and Scenery of Dartmoor

A Guide to Ammonites



Radiocarbon Dating Lab

Audit of active aggregate quarries

Camborne School of Mines virtual geological museum

Cornish Mining World Heritage

Dorset Local Geodiversity Action Plan

Field Studies Council

Jurassic Coast: Dorset and Devon World Heritage Site

Mapping and visualisation of historical mining contamination in the Fal estuary, Cornwall

Nick LeBoutillier's Cornish geology site

Rosevale Mine

Weather and tide information

BBC weather

Met Check (detailed weather info)

The Met Office

Tide information



Smoothound – Search engine for accommodation

Newquay.co.uk - Tourist information for Newquay and the surrounding area

SW Tourism - General south-west site



National rail enquiries - rail times and bookings

Traveline - rail and bus info

Flybe - flights to / from Exeter



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