INSPIRE Knowledge Base

Geological Survey of Slovenia

LMO Description
Organisation: 
Geological Survey of Slovenia
Proposed role in INSPIRE development
  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • contribute to awareness raising and training
  • yes
  • be kept informed
  • yes
  • implement pilot projects to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
    Details
    Level of authority: 
    National
    Slovenia
    Formal Mandate: 
    <p>Public research institute, under the joint supervision of the ministries responsible for Research, Environment and for Economy.</p>
    Main Activities: 
    Our purpose is to provide knowledge about the Slovenian geology. Geological data represent a basis for solving numerous questions of national importance, such as: protection of health and environment, drinking water supply, mitigation of natural catastrophic events, urban planning, prospecting and assessment of mineral deposits, etc.
    Area of work/experience
    Geographic Domain:: 
    National
    Slovenia
    Societal Sector: 
    Public research institute
    Specific Expertise: 
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development: 
    geology, ewater, eurogeosource
    Environmental application domains: 
    geology