The Biogeosciences Division of the European Geosciences Union (EGU) coordinates the scientific programme on biogeosciences and related activities, promoting scientific interchange and dissemination of activities carried out by members.

The European Geosciences Union (EGU) is the leading organisation for Earth, planetary and space science research in Europe. With partner organisations worldwide, EGU fosters fundamental geoscience research, alongside applied research that addresses key societal and environmental challenges. EGU’s vision is to realise a sustainable and just future for humanity and for the planet. 

This blog hopes to address a number of topics, as well as the major challenges, related to the biogeosciences. People wishing to contribute should contact Ben Fisher at

Banner image: Giant Sequoia Tress, by Ioannis Daglis; Image source: Imaggeo

The opinions expressed in the Biogeosciences Division blog are those of the authors, whose views may differ from those of the European Geosciences Union.