The Irish Geological Association Posts

Our last talk for the season – and we have had a packed programme covering winter 2014/spring 2015 – is Dr Michal Szpak (originally from Poland but currently associated with the Geological Survey of Ireland).  The title and abstract of his talk are below, as is a short biography that he has supplied. The talk will take place at 6:30…

Read More IGA Lecture: Dr. Michal Szpak (GSI) – Life Beneath the Gyre.

Ian Somerville will be giving the next IGA talk on Wednesday March 4th at 18:30 in the GSI – after the EGM at 18:15, of course Abstract Over the last decade, field work in Morocco investigating Lower Carboniferous (Mississippian) limestones has led to some significant faunal discoveries. In the Tiouinine area of north central Morocco a well exposed Upper Viséan…

Read More IGA Lecture: Ian Somerville (UCD) – Coral reefs and biostromes from Carboniferous limestones of Morocco: faunal composition, palaeoecology and palaeobiogeographic domains