- Geological Survey of Norway (NGU)
- Native name
- Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse (NGU)
- Leiv Eirikssonsvei 39
- Centre Website
NGU is the national institution for knowledge on bedrock, mineral resources, surficial deposits and groundwater. NGU is a government agency under the Ministry of Trade and Industry (NHD).
NGU shall actively contribute to ensuring that geoscientific knowledge is utilised for the effective and sustainable management of the nation's natural resources and environment. NGU's expertise can also be used in development aid projects. As a research-based agency, NGU also advises other ministries concerning geoscientific matters.
NGU's main tasks are to collect, process and distribute knowledge of the physical, chemical and mineralogical properties of the country's bedrock, surficial deposits and groundwater.
results in other services
- EDMO record id
- Collating centre
- Institute of Marine Research - Norwegian Marine Data Centre (NMD)
- Latest update
- 27 May 2009 11:01:30 AM