We hold monthly talks on a
wide range of earth science topics, usually on the 2nd Thursday of the
. We have several day and weekend field
trips a year and sometimes a longer foreign excursion.
talks normally take place at Oaklands College.
here to download detailed directions to the venue.
We canít yet resume
meetings at Oaklands, so are planning to go ahead with the
September talk on-line via Zoom.
Details will be
emailed to all members, and we will offer assistance
to those who are not familiar with Zoom.
If you have
recently changed your email address, please inform the
Please continue to check this web site for
the latest information.
Hopefully cancelled events will be rescheduled for a later date.
Meantime, here are some things to keep your
geological brain ticking over:
A really interesting talk on Martian geology
This OU/SPA talk describes the (continuing) travels of the NASA
Curiosity Rover on the surface of Mars, and its geological findings.
Click on the
Popastro youtube link then select 'SPA
meeting, 25 July'.
P.S. The Curiosity rover was built
in Stevenage, Hertfordshire!
Down To Earth magazine
Since we can't hand out printed copies, you may like to download the May
The file is rather large, so it comes in 2 parts:
Down to Earth 111 Part 1.pdf
Down to Earth 111 Part
- past talks
The GA monthly lectures cover a huge range of topics, and many
past talks were videoed .
The GA has now made these available to all, members and
You can access them via geologistsassociation.org.uk/lectures
Live Lockdown Lectures
A great series of live lectures mainly on Scottish geology.
For details see the Geowalks
"Hertfordshire Geology and Landscape"
For more details of the book, see
It can be purchased on-line from HNHS, or in person at any meeting
of the HGS for only £35.