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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 sonar is a system for detecting obstacles by emitting sound and intercepting and interpreting echoes that bounce back. it is used by bats and also by oilbirds and some swiftlets when they fly in the darkness of caves [23].?

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MA/MSc Rajan Subedi (Nepal)

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Address: Institute of forestry,Office of the Dean,pokhara,Nepal.PO Box;203
Affiliation: Intitute of forestry, office of the Dean, pokhara,Nepal.
Position: Student
Specialization: Other
Geoactivity: I choose watershed areas consisting many roster especially cave in midhiill of western developmental region of Nepal.
Interests: As student of natural resource management i interested to do research on bats which maycontibutegreat news on conservation of bats that still lacking in our country.
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