Lithuanian Geological Survey

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...

Lithuania may launch new shale gas tender in spring

The terms and conditions for a new tender for shale hydrocarbon exploration rights in Lithuania are to be drawn up by the end of January, taking into account...

Lithuania to look for extractable oil in Kaltinėnai field

The Lithuanian Geological Survey (LGT) has launched a strategic environmental impact assessment (EIA); its findings will determine whether oil could be...