The Geological Society of America Council has approved the creation of the Karst Division at its annual meeting on Wednesday, October 22.
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.
Did you know?
That flowstone is deposits of calcium carbonate, gypsum, and other mineral matter which have accumulated on the walls or floors of caves at places where water trickles or flows over the rock . layered deposits of calcium carbonate precipitated on rocks from water trickling over them . (french.) coulee stalagmitique; (german.) sinterfall, sinter; (greek.) asvestolithikon epiphlioma; (italian.) colata stalagmitica, deposito, concrezione, stalagmite; (russian.) nateki; (spanish.) colada estalagmitica; (turkish.) akmatasi; (yugoslavian.) kaskade. see also dripstone.?
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