School of GeoSciences Research

Edinburgh Earth Resources

The Edinburgh Earth Resources research group studies a wide variety of natural resources from our planet. Our researchers are dedicated to understanding how to utilise these resources responsibly for the benefit of all.

About us

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We combine the strength of research groupings across Edinburgh to ensure the responsible use of Earth Resources.

Research activities

Earth sciences fieldwork
We undertake multidisciplinary research across four key resource strands.


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