Lithuanian Geological Survey

Parliament to decide on carbon dioxide burial

The Seimas of Lithuania will vote one whether to bury carbon dioxide , the key gas causing climate change, mainly emitted by industry and energy companies.

Oil production falls to lowest level in 26 years

Oil production in Lithuania plunged to the lowest level since 1992 last year, and the production peak was recorded in 2001, a representative for the...

Lithuania has nearly exhausted its known mineral resources

Lithuania's mineral resources, mostly used for construction of roads and buildings, are nearing exhaustion, while environmental rules and property rights...

Landslide threatens historic Gediminas Castle Hill in Vilnius (1)

A sudden thaw and heavy rainfall has undermined the integrity of the historic Gediminas Hill in central Vilnius , producing a landslip on its northern slope.

Lithuania to study oil extraction prospects

According to the data of the Lithuanian Geological Survey (LGT) under the Ministry of Environment, the Šilutė-Tauragė area (in Western Lithuania) sows...