On Thursday October 2, 2014 the membership in the Speleogenesis Network has reached 1000 ! The lucky registration was by Jim Goodbar of US, - welcome, and congratulations!
Cecilio López-Tercero, profesional speleologist was injured during the exploration of the karst system in Leymebamba, Amazonas, located in the Andean Cordillera.
The session on evaporite karst will be held at the South-Central Section, Geological Society of America (GSA) meeting in Stillwater, OK, on March 19-20, 2015.
The State of Minnesota has positions open for hydrologists. These positions include some for hydrogeologists.
Mine Water Solutions is a conference focused on EXTREMES and SOLUTIONS to mine water issues in very challenging environments. It will be held in Vancouver, Canada, April 12-15, 2015.
Did you know?
That subpermafrost karst is underground karst in areas of permafrost. karstification is due to the solvent action of subpermafrost (or intrapermafrost) water . synonyms: (french.) karst sous-permafrost; (german.) pseudokarst; (greek.) karst ypomonimou paghetou; (italian.) carsismo di subpermafrost; (russian.) podmerzlotny karst, mezmerzlotny karst; (spanish.) karst de subpermafrost, karst de intrapermafrost; (turkish.) don alani yeralti karsti. see permafrost karst. see also intrapermafrost karst.?
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
Process whereby some of the water molecules and solute molecules travel more rapidly than the average linear velocity and some travel more slowly which results in spreading of the solute in the direction of the bulk flow .