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.
An announcement of a graduate student (MSc) opportunity for karst work in Guam.
Did you know?
That clint is (british.) 1. flat or sloping bare limestone outcrops (limestone pavements) weathered into straight-sided or furrowed blocks and ridges of limestone which are separated by deep clefts or solutionally widened joints (grikes) that often crisscross . 2. slabs of limestone, parallel to the bedding, forming a pavement. widened joints, or grikes, isolate individual clints . synonym: (french.) lapiaz; (german.) flachkarren, karrenfeld; (greek.) pethion amaxotrochion thactyloglyphon; (italian.) campo carreggiato; (russian.) karrovoe pole; (spanish.) campo de lapiaz, lenar; (turkish.) purtuklu, oluklu; (yugoslavian.) skrapari, skraplje. see also grikes; karrenfeld; lapies; limestone pavement.?
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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