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Welcome to the Geological Society of Namibia

 

The aims of the Society are:

  • To promote the study of geosciences in Namibia.
  • To do all things conducive to the advancement of geological science.

 

Information Flyer

 

Geoscience Professions Act, 2012

Regulations for Act

 

Upcoming Events:

 

50th Anniversary Conference

 

The Geological Society of Namibia Turns 50 This Year

 

 Join Us To Celebrate This Milestone At A Conference To Be Held In Windhoek

 

02-04 September 2019

 

 Numerous Pre and Post Conference Excursions Offer a Unique Opportunity to See Parts Of The Country and Geology That Are Well Off The Beaten Track.

 

go to the conference website https://50anniversary.geoeventsnam.com/

or

  

For further details contact the Organising Committee at geolsocnam50@gmail.com

 

(Click here for Circular One)

 

(Click here for Circular Two)

 

(Click here for Field Excursions info)

 

Upcoming Talks

 

 

Speaker: Prof Richard Hanson (Texas Christian University)

 

Title:   Recent work on the Barby Formation, Konkiep Terrane: Eruptive mechanisms, lithofacies patterns and subvolcanic magma plumbing systems in a 1.2 Ga extensional continental margin arc  on the edge of the Kalahari craton, SW Namibia. 

 

Date:     Thursday 27 June 2019

 

Time:     17h30

 

Venue:   Auditorium of the Geological Survey of Namibia, Aviation Road, Winhoek 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

             

 

 

 

Note:

  • The 3 Volume Geology of Namibia by Dr. Roy Miller, a comprehensive completion of Namibia‚Äôs diverse geology ranging from Archean basement in the north to the Cenozoic deposits of the Namib and Kalahari deserts, is available through the Geological Survey of Namibia.
Contact: Honorary Secretary
  geolsocnamibia@gmail.com
  00264-61-2848111