Norwegian Geological Society

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The Norwegian Geological Society (in Norwegian: Norsk Geologisk Forening) is a Norwegian learned society founded in 1905.[1] Among the founders was geologist Hans Henrik Reusch, who also was the first chairman of the society.[2]

The society publishes the journal Norwegian Journal of Geology.[1] The Norwegian Geological Society has awarded the Reusch Medal to deserving geologists since 1926.[2]


  1. ^ a b Godal, Anne Marit (ed.). "Norsk geologisk forening". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Norsk nettleksikon. Retrieved 28 February 2015.
  2. ^ a b Bryhni, Inge. "Hans Henrik Reusch". In Helle, Knut (ed.). Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 28 February 2015.

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