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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 porosimeter is a device used to measure porosity [16].?

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BA/BSc tobin martin (United States)

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Address: 5823 Valparaiso Way San Antonio, Texas 78249
Affiliation: Medina Consulting Company, Inc.
Position: Geologist
Specialization: Geology
Instrumentation: Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR), GPS, ArcGIS, electromagnetic induction (EM-31), using ENVI/IDL for AVIRIS data analyses.
Geoactivity: Texas
Veracruz, Mexico
Interests: Currently pursuing a MS in Applied Geology at the UniversityofTexas at San Antonio involving the remote sensing analysis of El Pico de Orizaba in Veracruz, Mexico.
Lifelong love of caves.
Member of Speleogenesis.info since 2008-12-05