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.
Two important reminders and one announcement for the 14th Multidisciplinary Conference on Sinkholes and the Engineering and Environmental Impacts of Karst (aka “The Sinkhole Conference”).
The Geological Society of America Council has approved the creation of the Karst Division at its annual meeting on Wednesday, October 22.
Did you know?
That mud stalagmite is 1. stalagmitic column made of mud or clay with about 30% calcium carbonate cement. there may be some coarse noncalcareous detritus in the core of such a column . 2. stalagmite composed principally of clay or sandy clay and commonly less than 30% calcium carbonate . synonyms: (french.) stalagmite d'argile; (german.) stalagmit aus tonschlamm; (greek.) pilostagmitis; (italian.) stalagmite di fango; (spanish.) ostalagmita de barro; (turkish.) camur dikiti. related to stalagmite.?
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
The sum of the pressure and elevation head .