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The book "Hypogene Karst Regions and Caves of the World" is finished
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Karst session at the AGU Fall 2016 Meeting in San Francisco
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That subpermafrost karst is underground karst in areas of permafrost. karstification is due to the solvent action of subpermafrost (or intrapermafrost) water [20]. 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.?

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Speleogenesis Issue 9, 2006

Original article
Waltham, Tony
The 2005 Tiankeng Investigation Project in China
UIS KHS Commission, Speleogenesis and Evolution of Karst Aquifers, 2006, ISSUE 9
Original article
Zhu, Xuewen; Chen, Weihai
Tiankengs in the karst of China
UIS KHS Commission, Speleogenesis and Evolution of Karst Aquifers, 2006, ISSUE 9
Original article
Waltham, Tony
Tiankengs of the world, outside China
UIS KHS Commission, Speleogenesis and Evolution of Karst Aquifers, 2006, ISSUE 9
Original article
Zhu, Xuewen; Waltham, Tony
Tiankengs: definition and description
UIS KHS Commission, Speleogenesis and Evolution of Karst Aquifers, 2006, ISSUE 9
Original article
Eavis, Andy
Large collapse chambers within caves
UIS KHS Commission, Speleogenesis and Evolution of Karst Aquifers, 2006, ISSUE 9
Original article
Gunn, John
Turloughs and tiankengs: distinctive doline forms
UIS KHS Commission, Speleogenesis and Evolution of Karst Aquifers, 2006, ISSUE 9
Original article
Klimchouk, Alexander
Cave un-roofing as a large-scale geomorphic process
UIS KHS Commission, Speleogenesis and Evolution of Karst Aquifers, 2006, ISSUE 9
Original article
James, Julia
Giant dolines of the Muller Plateau, Papua New Guinea
UIS KHS Commission, Speleogenesis and Evolution of Karst Aquifers, 2006, ISSUE 9
Original article
White, William B.; White, Elizabeth L.
Size scales for closed depression landforms: the place of tiankengs
UIS KHS Commission, Speleogenesis and Evolution of Karst Aquifers, 2006, ISSUE 9
Original article
Waltham, Tony
Collapse processes at the tiankengs of Xingwen
UIS KHS Commission, Speleogenesis and Evolution of Karst Aquifers, 2006, ISSUE 9
Original article
Kranjc, Andrej
Some large dolines in the Dinaric karst
UIS KHS Commission, Speleogenesis and Evolution of Karst Aquifers, 2006, ISSUE 9
Original article
Palmer, Arthur N.; Palmer, Margaret V.
Hydraulic considerations in the development of tiankengs
UIS KHS Commission, Speleogenesis and Evolution of Karst Aquifers, 2006, ISSUE 9