Clay pit in Wefensleben – mining and renaturation side by side (Photo: Friedhart Knolle)

Working groups

Here you will find the working groups of the DGGV. Clicking on the individual tiles will take you to the respective page with further information.

Working Group on Mining Consequences

The working group links geoscientists from the raw materials industry with representatives from geology-related administrative and economic sectors as well as the university research landscape.

Working Group German Geoparks

The interest group of the Geoparks in Germany. Map of the UNESCO Global Geoparks, the National Geoparks as well as the Geopark Initiatives in Germany (blue dots) (Source: GeoUnion).

Working Group German Scientific Drilling

The working group sees itself as a central point of contact for all questions relating to drilling for researchers, students, industry partners, media and the general public

Working Group History of Geoscience

The task of this WG is to strengthen the scientific profile of activities and research on the history of geosciences in Germany.

Working group Regional Geology

The members of the WG are actively engaged in the transfer of knowledge about regional geology

Deutsche Geologische Gesellschaft – Geologische Vereinigung e. V. (DGGV)

Geschäftsstelle Berlin
Rhinstraße 84
12681 Berlin


Frau Lara Müller-Ruhe
Tel. 030-509 640 48