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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 bridge is 1. may be a natural bridge of bedrock normally formed outside a cave entrance by partial collapse leaving an isolated roof segment, as in the famous examples of rakov skocjan, slovenia. rock bridges may also occur inside caves due either surrounding phreatic dissolution or collapse between superimposed passages. another common type inside a cave is a span of false floor where sediment is washed from below, as at the bridge in gb cavern in the mendip hills [9]. 2. in a cave, a residual rock span across a passage [10]. 3. in water wells, an obstruction in the drill hole or annulus. a bridge is usually formed by caving of the wall of the well bore, by the intrusion of a large boulder, or by filter pack materials during well completion. bridging can also occur in the formation during well development [16]. see also natural bridge.?

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Masyarakat Speleologi Indonesia

  • Permata Pamulang Blok B.4 No 3, Kelurahan Bakti Jaya, Kecamatan Setu, Kota Tangerang Selatan, Banten, Indonesia , Tangerang Selatan , Indonesia
  • Established on 29 October 2015
  • Head: Dr. Cahyo Rahmadi
  • Phone: -
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  • Website: http://caves.or.id
  • Contact person: Dr. Cahyo Rahmadi
  • Contact email: iss.kontak@gmail.com
Research: Biospeleology, Geomorphology, Sociology, Rock Art

Masyarakat Speleologi Indonesia (MSI) atau Indonesian Speleological Society (ISS) merupakan organisasi kemasyarakatan yang bergerak di bidang speleologi yang berfungsi sebagai wadah dalam pengembangan dan penerapan ilmu pengetahuan khususnya speleologi untuk pengelolaan dan pelestarian kawasan karst dan gua di Indonesia untuk kepentingan masyarakat

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