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Speleology in Kazakhstan

Shakalov on 04 Jul, 2018
Hello everyone!   I pleased to invite you to the official site of Central Asian Karstic-Speleological commission ("Kaspeko")   There, we regularly publish reports about our expeditions, articles and reports on speleotopics, lecture course for instructors, photos etc. ...

New publications on hypogene speleogenesis

Klimchouk on 26 Mar, 2012
Dear Colleagues, This is to draw your attention to several recent publications added to KarstBase, relevant to hypogenic karst/speleogenesis: Corrosion of limestone tablets in sulfidic ground-water: measurements and speleogenetic implications Galdenzi,

The deepest terrestrial animal

Klimchouk on 23 Feb, 2012
A recent publication of Spanish researchers describes the biology of Krubera Cave, including the deepest terrestrial animal ever found: Jordana, Rafael; Baquero, Enrique; Reboleira, Sofía and Sendra, Alberto. ...

Caves - landscapes without light

akop on 05 Feb, 2012
Exhibition dedicated to caves is taking place in the Vienna Natural History Museum   The exhibition at the Natural History Museum presents the surprising variety of caves and cave formations such as stalactites and various crystals. ...

Did you know?

That sinkhole pond is (american.) small lake in closed depression in limestone, due to an impervious clay floor or to intersection of depression with the water table [10]. see doline lake.?

Checkout all 2699 terms in the KarstBase Glossary of Karst and Cave Terms

PhD Emma Petrella (Italy)

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Address: Contrada Fonte Lappone 86090 Pesche (IS)Italy
Website: http://www.distat.unimol.it/STAT/laboratori-1/groundwater-research-centre
Affiliation: University of Molise
Groundwater Research Center
Position: Post-Doc
Specialization: Hydrogeology
Geoactivity: Southern Italy
Interests: Her scientific activity has
been and is developed within different international and national research
projects, and is focused on the following main topics: (a) analysis of recharge
and groundwater flow schemes in porous and fractured aquifers, (b) experimental
analysis of microbial contamination of groundwater, (c) experimental
verification of protection measures against pollution.
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