Many inspiring ideas on caves can be found in images created by children, generated by the International Contest of Kid’s Drawing "Caves in the Eyes of our Children".
A call to submit an abstract to a session devoted to karst aquifers, which will be held in September in Montpellier during the 43rd IAH Congress
Acta Carsologica 44/3, the issue dedicated to the 60th Anniversary of the journal, is now online.
The International Society for Subterranean Biology will fund five travel fellowships at 500 Euros each to support students and young scientists from outside the U.S. in order to attend and present their research results at the 2016 International Conference on Subterranean Biology (ICSB) in Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA.
Book about karst & caves of Croatia
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That spring, cave is a spring rising in a cave .?
Checkout all 2699 terms in the KarstBase Glossary of Karst and Cave Terms
Glossary of Karst and Cave Terms
Based on "A Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology with Special to Environmental Karst Hydrology" EPA/600/R-02/003, 2002, EPA: Washington, DC., Speleogenesis Glossary includes 2699 cave & karst terms
Example of the Karst & Cave Glossary:
1. Depression revealing a part of a subterranean river flowing across its floor, or an unroofed part of a cave. 2. A small natural bridge or arch which can be seen through . 3. A through opening in natural limestone walls, formed by the joining of karst grottos as a result of dissolution processes . Synonyms: (French.) fenetre karstique; (German.) Karstfenster; (Greek.) karstikon parathyron; (Italian.) finestra carsica; (Russian.) karstovoe okno; (Spanish.) dolina en ventana; (Turkish.) karst penceresi; (Yugoslavian.) krsko (krasko) okno.
The length over which mixing occurs, especially of momentum in turbulent flow .