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British Geological Survey 2016 to 2021 evaluation report

This report presents the findings of the first five-year (2016 to 2021) evaluation of the British Geological Survey (BGS).



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An evaluation of BGS by an independent panel has concluded that the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) owned research centre has met all agreed objectives over the last five years (2016 to 2021). The evaluation process, the first of its kind for BGS, was designed following the appointment of the BGS Board in 2018.

The evaluation focuses on BGS’s activities as stated in the memorandum of understanding between BGS and NERC, which outlines BGS’s core remit as a geological survey.

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