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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. ...

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That flowmeter is an instrument for measuring volumetric flowrate [16].?

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BA/BSc Kevin Solman (United Kingdom)

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Address: Room 703, Davy Building School of Geography, Earth & Environmental Sciences University of Plymouth Drake Circus Plymouth PL4 8AA UK
Affiliation: University of Plymouth
Position: Scientific & Technical Manager
Specialization: Hydrogeology
Instrumentation: YSI multiparameter sondes
Automatic water samplers for streams
Carbon analyser (sediments)
CFA (continuous flow analyser)
X-Ray Fluorescence Analyser
Geoactivity: UK (including Ireland)
Interests: Karst hydrology & flood events
Karst water chemistry
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