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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. ...

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That sheet jointing is fracturing of tensile character, mostly in granitoid rocks, parallel to the land surface. sheet jointing is developed either by load release or temperature differences.?

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Asian Trans-Disciplinary Karst Conference

Dates: From 07 Jan, 2011 till 10 Jan, 2011
Location: Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Asian Trans-Disciplinary Karst Conference welcomes all aspect of karst works in Asian Continent. Participants who wish to present oral or poster papers are invited to submit their abstracts of no more than 300 words in digital form to the Secretariat at Participants who wish to present oral or poster papers are invited to submit their abstracts of no more than 300 words in digital form to the Secretariat at transkarst2011@geo.ugm.ac.id with the subject title of ?Abstract?, by August 31, 2010. Conference Topic: ? Carbon cycle in Karst and Climate change archive from karst ? Cave and Karst Management ? Hydrogeological Engineering work in karst ? Water resource management in karst ? Karst Archeology and Paleontology ? Education citizen about living in karst ? Mining in karst ? Local wisdom in karst ? Biospeleology and biodiversity ? Speleogenesis ? Methode and technology for science and exploration and mapping ? Art, History, Medicine, Philosophy and the Social Science ? Karst hydrology/hydrogeology ? Community Base for Karst and Cave Tourism ? Cave and Karst resource inventory and monitoring ? Cave rescue For further information please visit http://geo.ugm.ac.id/trans-karst2011/index.html On behalf of Organizer Dr. Eko Haryono Karst Research Group Faculty of Geography Gadjah Mada University Yogyakarta 55281 INDONESIA