The Bureau de recherches géologiques et minières


BRGM (Bureau de recherches géologiques et minières), is the French public institution of reference for Earth Sciences and is acknowledged within France as a leading authority on surface and sub-surface resources and risks. Research activities in BRGM gather a large variety of competences in geosciences, such as environmental monitoring, site selection and characterization, predictive modeling, risk analysis and safety management. Other principal objectives are to make scientific data publicly available, as well as methodologies and tools that increase the understanding and management of the problems resulting from natural hazards and policies of territorial development.

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The project coordinator and leader of BRGM-team is Kristel Meza-Fajardo.