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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 collapse chamber is an underground chamber containing notable quantities of collapsed material. the term is commonly abused in describing the origin of cave chambers floored by collapse debris. though wall and roof collapse are common modifying processes in larger chambers, it is important to remember that such collapse cannot form a chamber, as it can only take place into a preexisting cavity [9].?

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PhD Tjahyo Adji (Indonesia)

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Address: Faculty of Geography, Gadjah Mada University, Sekip Utara, Jogjakarta, Indonesia 55281
Website: ttp://tjahyo-adji.staff.ugm.ac.id/
Affiliation: Laboratory of Geohydrology, Dept. of Environmental Geography
Specialization: Hydrogeology
Instrumentation: SRT

water level data logger

hydrochemistry sampler
rainfall logger
Geoactivity: Gunung Sewu Karst Area, Gunungkidul, Central Java, Indonesia

Jonggrangan Karst area, Kulon Progo, Indonesia

Gombong Karst Area, Central Java, Indonesia
Interests: Hydrogeology and hydrogeochemistry within karst underground river of Indonesia
Member of Speleogenesis.info since 2009-02-01