Cave and karst-related papers in the mainstream scientific literature a bibliography by White, William B.

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Published by Cave Geology in State College, Pa .

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Vol.1 no.9, June 1984, of Cave Geology.

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Other titlesCave Geology. Vol.1, no.9:June 1984.
Statementby William B. White and Elizabeth L. White.
ContributionsWhite, Elizabeth L.
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Open LibraryOL14521452M

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This book series furthers the understanding of cave and karst related processes and facilitates the translation of current discipline-specific research to an interdisciplinary readership by dealing with specific cave or karst systems.

Books in this series focus on a specific cave or karst system, on the cave or karst systems of a specific. Cave and Karst Science 40(3), pp Corrigenda, Correspondence (p) Classification: Forum.

Book Reviews (pp) by David LOWE. (1) Slovene Caves and Karst pictured - by Trevor Shaw and Alenka Čuk. (2) John Oliver's Postojnska jama of. Journal of Cave and Karst Studies.

ISSN A publication of the National Speleological Society Formerly the Bulletin of the National Speleological Society.

The Journal of Cave and Karst Studies is a multi-disciplinary, refereed journal published four times a year by the National Speleological Society, Pulaski Pike, Huntsville, Alabama and I wanted to study karst.

The only cave geology course I had taken was a 1-week event taught by Art Palmer at Mammoth Cave. I knew that I had to familiarize myself with the literature in order to do my thesis, and that the NSS Bulletin was the major outlet for cave and karst related papers (Table 1).

So, in order to ‘‘get up to speed’’ I. other fields. Second, much of the existing karst literature is in the form of grey literature, which can be notoriously difficult to track down and acquire.

This fragmentation of karst-related resources makes it difficult to address questions of karst science without significant duplication of effort. Third, many. Journal of Cave and Karst Studies, December • Malcolm S.

Field – Some significant milestones for the Journal of Cave and Karst l of Cave and Karst Studies, v. 67, no. 3, p. This issue of the Journal of Cave and Karst Studiesmarks a few milestones.

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InJ Harlen Bretz published a paper on cave development that attempted to provide field evidence in support of Davis’ theory (Bretz, ). What followed was a fifteen year hiatus in which little of consequence appeared in the scientific literature of North America on cave development (White, ).

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Science – E-mail Citation» One of the first attempts to delineate the origin of karst caves. Following a full paper published the year before, Davis describes the processes acting in the formation of caverns (solutional work by percolating vadose water) and in their replenishment with dripstones and speleothems.

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Since the Institute of Speleology was first established by Emil Racovita ina great deal of research has been conducted on all cave and karst types. As such, the book examines a variety of scientific fields, including karst geology, hydrogeology, biospeleology, paleoclimatology, mineralogy and.

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