The registration for the "Summer School on Speleothem Science" will be open from January 26th to April 3rd. The school will be held on 23-29 August 2015 in Oxford, UK, and is aimed at an international audience.
An announce of the 13th International Symposium on Pseudokarst to be held in the Czech Republic 16-19 September 2015
A message from GSA Karst Division Chairman Cory Blackeagle about forming a karst program for this year’s GSA Convention
The celebration of the UIS 50th Anniversary will held with the 23rd International Karstological School in Postoina, Slovenia in June 2015
Springer-Verlag has recently published the book "Dynamic Tectonics and Karst" by Prof. Stefan Shanov and Assoc. Prof. Konstantin Kostov from the Geological Institute of Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.
Did you know?
That porosity, tertiary is porosity caused by solutional enlargement of secondary porosity. see also pore; pore space; porosity; porosity, effective; porosity, primary; porosity, secondary.?
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:
Circulation in karst aquifers in which the water moves in certain preferred zones and does not occupy all or most of the openings below this level . Synonyms: (French.) circulation preferentielle; (German.) Ortlich begrenzte Karstwaber- Zirkulation; (Italian.) circolazione carsica parziale; (Spanish.) circulacion localizada; (Turkish.) yersel dolasim; (Yugoslavian.) lokalizirana (lokalna) cirkulacija. Compare diffuse circulation.
An animal that habitually eats both plants and animals . See also carnivore; herbivore; insectivore.