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Speleology in Kazakhstan

Shakalov on 04 Jul, 2018
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. ...

Did you know?

That gas-expansion method is the measurement of porosity based on the boyle-mariotte's gas laws [16].?

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PhD Malcolm Field (United States)

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Address: National Center for Environmental Assessment (8623P) U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W. Washington, DC 20460
Affiliation: National Center for Environmental Assessment
ffice of Research and Development
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Position: Senior Research Hydrogeologist
Specialization: Hydrogeology
Instrumentation: Turner Designs Model 10AU Fluorometer
Gotschy Optotechnik LLF-M Fiberoptic-Fluorometer
Swoffer Telescoping Flow Meter
Geoactivity: United States
Puerto Rico
Interests: Hydrology and hydrogeology of karst terranes
Dye tracing
Breakthrough curve modeling
Risk assessment related to contaminated sites
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