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Speleology in Kazakhstan

Shakalov on 11 Jul, 2012
Hello everyone!   I pleased to invite you to the official site of Central Asian Karstic-Speleological commission ("Kaspeko")   There, we regularly publish reports about our expeditions, articles and reports on speleotopics, lecture course for instructors, photos etc. ...

New publications on hypogene speleogenesis

Klimchouk on 26 Mar, 2012
Dear Colleagues, This is to draw your attention to several recent publications added to KarstBase, relevant to hypogenic karst/speleogenesis: Corrosion of limestone tablets in sulfidic ground-water: measurements and speleogenetic implications Galdenzi,

The deepest terrestrial animal

Klimchouk on 23 Feb, 2012
A recent publication of Spanish researchers describes the biology of Krubera Cave, including the deepest terrestrial animal ever found: Jordana, Rafael; Baquero, Enrique; Reboleira, Sofía and Sendra, Alberto. ...

Caves - landscapes without light

akop on 05 Feb, 2012
Exhibition dedicated to caves is taking place in the Vienna Natural History Museum   The exhibition at the Natural History Museum presents the surprising variety of caves and cave formations such as stalactites and various crystals. ...

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International Contest of Kid’s Drawing "Caves in the Eyes of our Children" 2017

Ukrainian Speleological Association (UkrSA), the Editors board of the UkrSA “The Light” magazine and UkrSA Commission "Children and Caves" invite young artists to take part in the 5th International Contest of Kid’s Drawing "Caves in the. ...
Olha Shamanska on 30 Jan, 2017

International Contest of Kid’s Drawing "Caves in the Eyes of our Children"

Ukrainian Speleological Association (UkrSA), the Editors board of the UkrSA “The Light” magazine and UkrSA Commission "Children and Caves" invite young artists to take part in the 4th International Contest of Kid’s Drawing "Caves in the Eyes. ...
Olha Shamanska on 12 Mar, 2016

Any papers/works on "fracking" in karst?

Hi Folks: Has anyone come across any scientific work examining concerns over hydraulic fracturing in karst settings? I have seen plenty of opinions, but nothing very thoughtful or data-based. Or any case studies. Thanks, Ira ids@uakron.edu. ...
Ira Sasowsky on 05 Sep, 2015

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PhD position in Experimental Karst Hydrology at the University of Freiburg

A vacancy is open for PhD position in Experimental Karst Hydrology within the research project âGlobal Assessment of Water Stress in Karst Regions in a Changing World (GloW)â funded by the Emmy-Noether Programme of the German Research Foundation (DFG).
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A Special Issue of Geofluids on hypogene karst

Geofluids (an open access journal with Impact Factor of 1.750, published by Willey and Hindawi) has opened a Special Issue entitled "Focused Reactive Fluid Flow in the Upper Crust: Processes and Manifestations of Hypogene Karstification".
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Karst session at the AGU Fall 2016 Meeting in San Francisco

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Unusual perspective on caves

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Session on Karst Aquifers at the 43th IAH Congress, France

A call to submit an abstract to a session devoted to karst aquifers, which will be held in September in Montpellier during the 43rd IAH Congress
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Acta Carsologica 60th Anniversary issue 44-3

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