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International Year of Caves and Karst: Reminder

Jan 27, 2020 News Manager
This will be the biggest and most important speleological event ever. Your participation as part of the global cave and karst community is crucial. The purpose of the International Year of Caves and Karst (IYCK) is to teach the world about the importance of caves and karst. Public understanding and…

26th International Cave Bear Symposium (ICBS 2020)

Jan 27, 2020 News Manager
The 26th International Cave Bear Symposium (ICBS 2020) will be held in Reiss-Engelhorn-Museen, Mannheim, Germany on 8-11 October 2020. All researchers and interested parties are invited to take an active (talk/poster) or passive role in the proceedings. For more information and to register, see the…

Invitation To and Deadlines For the 14th EuroSpeleo Forum 2020: Burgos, Spain

Jan 27, 2020 News Manager
Dear friends, Please share this message as widely as possible amongst those interested - S'il vous plaît partager ce message aussi largement que possible parmi des personnes intéressées We would like to invite all cavers and those interested to participate in the 14th EuroSpeleo Forum 2020 from…

Abstract Deadline Soon for International Workshop on Ice Caves: Slovakia

Jan 26, 2020 News Manager
Dear Friends, Just a brief reminder that the deadline for submitting abstract for the next International Workshop on Ice Caves (IWIC) is approaching (January 31). This IWIC will be held with the Slovak Caves Administration’s 12th Scientific Conference—Research, Protection, and Utilization of Caves.…

Karst Opportunities at the North-Central Geological Society of America Meeting: Minnesota, USA

Jan 26, 2020 News Manager
The next North-Central Geological Society of America Meeting will occur in Duluth, Minnesota, USA, on May 18-19, 2020. Karst will be well represented at the meeting with two technical sessions: T27) The Hydrogeology of Fracture and Karst Bedrock Aquifers; Description: This session will bring…

Geological Society of America Convention Call for Karst Session Proposals: Montreal, Canada

Jan 26, 2020 News Manager
Dear Friends and Colleagues, The 2020 GSA Annual Meeting will be in Montréal from Oct. 25-28. Please consider volunteering to chair a session and submit a session proposal for this year's meeting. The proposal deadline is Feb. 1, and you can find more information at the following link:…

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January 24, 2020
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The 16th Sinkhole Conference: Register and Help the People of Puerto Rico!

As written at the top of this news message, our friends in Puerto Rico have told us that the best way you can help the people of the island recover is go to Puerto Rico. We hope you register for the Sinkhole Conference, not simply because we believe it will be a great experience for you, but also because we truly believe it will help these people who have suffered greatly from natural tragedies…
January 24, 2020
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Call for the 2020 EuroSpeleo Protection Label

Dear Caving Friends, The European Speleological Federation (FSE) and its European Cave Protection Commission (ECPC) is very pleased to announce the launching of the 2020 Call for the EuroSpeleo Protection Label. Please find enclosed the application form (deadline for applications 15 June 2020). You can also find the application form on the FSE website. The aim of the EuroSpeleo Protection Label…