Scotland's Geodiversity

For a small country, Scotland has a remarkable diversity of rocks, fossils, landforms and soils. This geodiversity results from our rich geological history, which spans 3 billion years.

Read a brief overview of Scotland’s geodiversity in 12 bite-sized chunks. Learn about the value of this finite resource and the pressures that put it at risk. Our leaflet also explains how you can help to conserve our geological heritage.

Pages: 3
Published: 2008

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