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J-GLOBAL ID:200905069433166313   Organization code:E004000000 Update date: Jan. 21, 2020

Geological Survey of Hokkaido

北海道立地質研究所, ホッカイドウリツチシツケンキュウショ
Representive : Director General,KAWAMORI Hiroshi
Establishment year: 1950
Address: 12chome, Kita19jonishi, Kita-ku, Sapporo-shi, Hokkaido 060-0819 Japan (Department of Marine Geoscience) 3-1 Chikko, Otaru-shi, Hokkaido 047-0008 Japan
Telephone number: +81-11-747-2420
FAX number: +81-11-737-9071
Number of employees: 45
Organization/Research department name (5):
  • Department of General Affairs
  • (Planning and Information Section)
  • Department of Regional Geology
  • Department of Environmental Geology
  • Department of Marine Geoscience
History (7):
  • 1950/06
    Geological Survey of Hokkaido was started in Department of Commerce and Industry of Hokkaido Government.
  • 1951/08
    Our Survey moved to former Hokkaido Takushinkan.
  • 1955/09
    Establishment of Geological Survey of Hokkaido Ordinance was enforced.
  • 1961/08
    Our Survey moved to former NHK broadcasting station.
  • 1978/11
    Our Survey moved to present building in Research Complex.
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Purpose of establishment:
In order to contribute to development and utilization
for the underground resources and the ocean, and
maintenance of the land of Hokkaido.
Business overview:
We research and investigation about geology, and
attempt the popularization of their result.
Budget:
  • 2004: \ 571 (Million)
  • 2003: \ 662 (Million)
  • 2002: \ 673 (Million)
  • 2001: \ 695 (Million)
  • 2000: \ 513 (Million)

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