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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 biomicrite is a microscopic-textured limestone composed of skeletal grains in a matrix of micrite; micrite is a finely crystalline carbonate sediment with the upper crystalline diameter being 4 microns [20]. synonyms: (french.) biomicrite; (german.) biomicrite; (greek.) micrite; (italian.) biomicrite; (spanish.) biomicrita; (turkish.) biyomikrit; (yugoslavian.) biomikrit. see also micrite; peloid.?

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Karst session at the GSA Annual Meeting: Karst Environments

Dates: From 31 Oct, 2010 till 03 Nov, 2010
Location: Denver, Colorado, USA
One of the karst-related topical sessions within the program of the Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America (GSA) in Denver will be: Topical Session T52: "Karst Environments: Problems, Management, Human Impact, and Environmental Sustainability? Conveners: Robert Brinkmann (University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA) Mario Parise (National Research Council of Italy ? IRPI) THE DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION is 10 August 2010 A selection of papers coming from the session will be considered (after peer review) for publication in a special issue of Journal of Cave and Karst Studies. More information on the matter will be given during the GSA Meeting. For further information about the session please, contact: Mario Parise CNR-IRPI, Via Amendola 122-I 70125 Bari Italy tel. +39-080-5929587 fax +39-080-5929611 e-mail: m.parise@ba.irpi.cnr.it
Sustainable Management of Show Caves
07 Oct, 2019 - 09 Oct, 2019, Škocjan Caves, Slovenia
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