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Some other sites which may interest you

National organisations for the amateur and professional:

The Geologists Association

The Geological Society

Regional:

Geo-East

Some neighbouring societies:

East Herts Geology Club

Bedfordshire & Luton Geology Group

Bucks Earth Heritage Group

New:
Amateur Geological Society 

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A Local Group of the Geologists Association

Constitution

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The society is for anyone interested in geology, 
whether beginners or experienced.
This is our 43rd year!

We hold monthly talks on a wide range of earth science topics. We have several day and weekend field trips a year and sometimes a longer foreign excursion.  In summer we have an annual Event, which in 2016 took the form of a talk, picnic and walk in the Ver Valley..

Visitors are always welcome (small fee).

Next meeting : 
Thursday 9th November 2017,  7:30 pm

Dr. Nial Peters (University of Cambridge)
"Mount Erebus volcano, Antarctica"


Thursday 14th December 2017: 
Prof Richard Fortey (Natural History Museum), "Trilobites and how they lived"

Limited places - this will be a ticket-only event.

Members: please get your ticket at the November meeting,
or email the secretary to reserve your place.

Non-members: please email the secretary and ask to be put on the waiting list.
You will be informed nearer the time whether you have a place.

Neighbouring Societies

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

The
Amateur Geological Society (AGS),  based in north London, holds lectures 
and field trips.  For details see the AGS web site.

   
Learn about local geology

Introduction to the Geology Of Hertfordshire

Geological trails and guides
We are starting to build up a collection of downloadable geological trails, and guides to geologically interesting locations.   The first ones can be seen on the 'Trails and Guides' page.

Sites of special geological interest
A number of sites in Hertfordshire are officially designated as important for their geology or geomorphology.  Details and map

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


  

"Hertfordshire Geology and Landscape" 
Click here for more details of the book and how to 
obtain a copy.