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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. ...

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. ...

Speleology in Kazakhstan

Shakalov on 11 Jul, 2012
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 buried karst is karst topography entirely buried by relatively younger post-rock or sediments and not part of the contemporary landscape [17]. synonyms: fossil karst; (french.) karst couvert, karst fossile, paleokarst; (german.) bedeckter karst, urkarst; (greek.) kaymeno paleokarst; (italian.) carso sepolto; (spanish.) karst soterrado; (turkish.) gomulu karst; (yugoslavian.) pokriveni krs see also covered karst; paleokarst; subsoil karst.?

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6th ISCA CONGRESS

Dates: From 18 Oct, 2010 till 23 Oct, 2010
Location: Slovakia, Liptovsky Mikulas

ISCA CONGRESS 2010, SLOVAKIA

Congress date: 18th ? 23th October 2010 (Monday ? Saturday), registration - arrival of participants from 17th October 2010
Pre-congress excursion: 15.-17.10. 2010 ? Czech Republic, organized by Czech Caves Administration (bilkova@caves.cz)
Post-congress excursion: 24.-25.10. 2010 ? Hungary, organized by Aggtelek National Park (tolnayzs@yahoo.com)
Congress venue: Slovakia, Liptovsky Mikulas, Demanovska Dolina, Druzba Hotel

Registrations: http://www.csweb.sk/isca/web/uvod

Other links: http://www.ssj.sk/vyskum-monitoring-dokumentacia/konferencie-aktualne/?lang=en