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  • IAH Awards announced in Malaga

    The 2019 IAH awards were announced at the General Assembly (Annual General Meeting) of the Association, held on Tuesday 24 September during the Spain congress, and presented by Antonio Chambel, IAH President. The Presidents’ Award is determined by the current and past presidents. In 2019 the award was given to... read more...

  • ¿Cómo apuntalan los recursos de agua subterránea la Agenda para el Desarrollo Sostenible de las Naciones Unidas para el 2030?

    La serie estratégica de AIH está diseñada para informar a los profesionales de otros sectores sobre las interacciones clave con los recursos hídricos subterráneos y la ciencia hidrogeológica, y para guiar a los miembros de AIH en su relación con los sectores relacionados. La serie tiene varios títulos y nuestra... read more...

  • Hasta luego

    We hope you enjoyed congress and it fulfilled your expectations – whether or not you were able to attend. Thank you for your support and kindness during the week, and for sharing photos and comments. As well as passing knowledge to those unable to come, it helped groundwater to receive... read more...

  • 2019 Annual General Meeting (AGM/General Assembly)

    Notice is given that the 2019 Annual General Meeting of the International Association of Hydrogeologists will be held at the Trade Fairs and Congress Center of Malaga (FYCMA) at 17.00 on 24th September 2019. All members of the Association who have fully paid their subscriptions for the current year are... read more...

  • Receive 100€* with our feature writing competition

    If you were an IAH Council Member, what groundwater/hydrogeology related issues would you most like to raise with colleagues, either within IAH or beyond? We really want to know! We are inviting IAH members around the world to send an article of up to 500 words, the best of which... read more...

  • Download digital country hydrogeology maps of Africa: new content in the Africa Groundwater Atlas

    From 23–27 September 2019, UPGro and the British Geological Survey (BGS) are at the IAH 2019 Congress in Malaga, Spain, to announce new content in the Africa Groundwater Atlas, including the release of digital, GIS-enabled national scale hydrogeology maps for 38 African countries. At the IAH Congress we are hosting... read more...

  • Groundwater – Critical for Sustainable Development

    An infographic entitled “Groundwater – Critical for Sustainable Development”, which illustrates a timeline of groundwater use throughout history and projected outcomes of continued groundwater abstraction was launched during the 2nd Southern African Development Community – Groundwater Management Institute (SADC-GMI) conference in Johannesburg, South Africa. The graphic can be used as... read more...

  • Brian Morris, 1947 – 2019

    We are saddened to report the death from cancer of Brian Morris in July.  Having started out on a career in the banking industry, Brian quickly decided on a complete change of direction and re-trained as a geologist and then undertook the Master’s course in Hydrogeology at University College, London.... read more...

  • Why are groundwater systems and aquifer storage of major importance for climate-change adaptation?

    Climate change is predicted to have a major impact on water resources, with more frequent surface-water droughts and intense rainfall events, and adaptation to avoid future water-supply crises will require better use of water storage. With this in mind, we have released a new paper in our Stategic Overview Series... read more...

  • Groundwater’s Contribution to Water Security in Africa

    The latest UPGro Working Paper is now out and ready for download. Edited by Dr Kirsty Upton and Dr Kerstin Danert, this paper has been prepared by researchers within the UPGro (Unlocking the Potential of Groundwater for the Poor) Programme, along with colleagues from the International Association of Hydrogeologists, Africa... read more...

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