The German Geological Society (DGGV)

DGGV is a non-profit international Earth science organization with more than 3.600 members from more than 64 countries. The mission of DGGV is to support the geosciences in scientific research and teaching, economy, administration, and publication of new scientific knowledge.


DGGV is represented by the executive committee, the managing board and the advisory board. Students are represented by a student who is member of the advisory board.


Outstanding merits in scientific research and in the communication of scientific knowledge is appreciated by DGGV in form of honours and prizes.

DGGV is affiliated member of the International Union of Geological Sciences (IUGS) and is associated with the Geological Society of America (GSA). Based on a contract, DGGV has a close cooperation with BDG.





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GeoKalender 2020

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Geotop of the Month

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