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Biologist braves caves to shine light on animals living in the dark

Biologist braves caves to shine light on animals living in the dark | caving | Scoop.it
Dan Lamping led a group of cavers, including biologist Aron Katz, through Indian Cave in St. Louis on Sunday. Katz was collecting insect samples to learn more about what types
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The Southeastern Cave Conservancy Inc. is celebrating 25 years of preserving the underground of one of the world's most fertile caving areas: TAG, short for Tennessee-Alabama-Georgia.

The Southeastern Cave Conservancy Inc. is celebrating 25 years of preserving the underground of one of the world's most fertile caving areas: TAG, short for Tennessee-Alabama-Georgia. | caving | Scoop.it
Many of the tri-state region's outdoor destinations stand out, greeting travelers with their natural beauty, preserved by conservation organizations or integrated commercially into the area's identity.
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Blackfathom River Cave among the discoveries that push Missouri’s cave count over 7,000 : News

Blackfathom River Cave among the discoveries that push Missouri’s cave count over 7,000 : News | caving | Scoop.it
Only Tennessee has a higher number of documented caves
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From the sky, this San Antonio-area sinkhole looks like an abyss

From the sky, this San Antonio-area sinkhole looks like an abyss | caving | Scoop.it
At this sinkhole, about 500 cubic feet of water per second is disappearing into the earth, the equivalent of an Olympic-sized swimming pool every three minutes, according to an engineer with the Edwards Aquifer Authority. For as much water reaches the aquifer at this spot, far more infiltrates through porous rock across South-central Texas.
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Kickapoo Indian Caverns, Wisconsin Show Cave For Sale

Kickapoo Indian Caverns, Wisconsin Show Cave For Sale | caving | Scoop.it
WAUZEKA (AP) — The memories from elementary school are fuzzy for Ryan and Seth Adams.
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