Ineson 2017 – meeting round up

The 2017 Ineson Lecture was held at the Geological Society, London on 25 October. Presentations and posters from the meeting are now available to download. Dr Callist Tindimugaya, hydrogeologist and Commissioner for Water Resources Planning and Regulation in the Ministry of Water and Environment, Uganda, headlined the day, speaking widely on the theme of the meeting…

Groundwater – Our Hidden Asset – Sept 13-14 – Birmingham

A two-day conference to celebrate the International Association of Hydrogeologists 60th anniversary and the Geological Society Year of Water, hosted by the University of Birmingham. The conference will incorporate the Ineson Lecture and re-launch of Groundwater our Hidden Asset supported by the Groundwater Forum. The conference has four broad topic areas: Groundwater and energy Groundwater…

Dick Downing Memorial Lecture rescheduled – 8th July 2015, GeolSoc, London

Groundwater: Our Hidden Asset. Recent developments in hydrogeology, built upon the legacy of Dick Downing 8 July 2015 – The Geological Society, Burlington House, London Richard Allen (‘Dick’) Downing, who died in 2013, was a geological polymath who worked for most of career as a hydrogeologist, making contributions on almost every aspect of the science.…

IAH Groundwater & Ecosystem Network – Call to Action

IAH Groundwater & Ecosystem Network, Call to Action Letter Dear IAH National Chapter Chairman, The Groundwater & Ecosystems Network of IAH is interested in reaching out to the National Chapters to engage more fully in groundwater dependent ecosystem (GDE) research and management at the local level. To this end, we will be initiating a partnership…

Ineson Lecture 2014: Groundwater and Hydrocarbon Change

Ineson Lecture 2014: Groundwater and Hydrocarbon Change Monday 6 October 2014, Geological Society, Burlington House, London. 10:30 – 17:00 The meeting is jointly convened by the International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH) British Chapter and the Hydrogeological Group of the Geological Society, with a focus on evolving groundwater-related issues from hydrocarbon exploitation and use, including conventional…

June 2015 Karst Meeting Birmingham

GROUNDWATER IN KARST With optional pre- and post-conference field trips: 20-26 June 2015, Birmingham, UK PRELIMINARY ANNOUNCEMENT The word “karst” is a germanization of the place name for a region in the northwest Dinaric area that is commonly referred to as “the Classic Karst”. The word has passed into the scientific vocabulary to describe a…