Géosciences No. 24: Geological information, the latest mapping techniques

Issue 24 of Géosciences takes a look at geological information and how it is used.
2 July 2020
Cover of Issue 24 of the Géosciences journal

Cover of Issue 24 of the Géosciences journal.

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The science of geology is crucial for understanding natural phenomena, as well as for developing and exploiting our country's resources in a viable manner.

This issue includes:

  • a feature about the French Geological Reference Platform – the "geological map of the future", a multi-scale three-dimensional representation of France's subsurface – which will make it possible to publish constantly-updated geological information;
  • an interview with Thierry Dallard, Chairman of the Board of the Greater Paris Council;
  • an interview with Philippe Montagnier from Total concerning the contribution digital services are making to geology;
  • the mission log concerning the discovery of a new underwater volcano in Mayotte.

Géosciences journal No. 24