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Some other sites which may interest you

National organisations for the amateur and professional:

The Geologists Association

The Geological Society



Some neighbouring societies:

East Herts Geology Club

Bedfordshire & Luton Geology Group

Bucks Earth Heritage Group

More links...



A Local Group of the Geologists Association


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The society is for anyone interested in geology, 
whether beginners or experienced.

This is our 40th year!

We hold monthly talks on a wide range of earth science topics. We have several day and weekend field trips a year and usually a longer foreign excursion.  In August we have an annual 'soiree' when slides and specimens collected during the year are shown.

Visitors are always welcome (small fee).

Next meeting:  

Saturday 2nd August 2014,  7:00pm
(doors open for exhibitors 6:30 pm)

Annual Summer Event
Icelandic themed evening of presentations and displays
plus wine, bring & share food.

Next field trip:

The trip to Bryants Lane Quarry, Leighton Buzzard has now been fixed for 
Saturday 9th August

Members are also welcome on field trips of the East Herts Geology Club.
See the EHGC web site for details.

Thursday 18th September
Herts & Middlesex Wildlife Trust seminar evening
'The Science of Chalk Rivers'

Limited places - booking essential.
Click here for poster giving full details (pdf) 


"Hertfordshire Geology and Landscape" 

We are delighted that the first printing sold out, but more copies are now available.

Click here for more details of the book and how to 
obtain a copy.

Introduction to the Geology Of Hertfordshire

For lots of interesting information on Hertfordshire Puddingstone, 
visit the EHGC puddingstone page