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Two days in an underwater cave running out of oxygen - BBC News

Two days in an underwater cave running out of oxygen - BBC News | caving | Scoop.it
Xisco Gràcia experienced a diver's worst nightmare after finding himself without oxygen in an underwater cave beneath Mallorca.
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Missouri Cave and Mine Survey Shows Bat Population Dive

Missouri Cave and Mine Survey Shows Bat Population Dive | caving | Scoop.it
Results from a 2017 survey of Missouri caves and mines show that the population of a bat species previously common in the state dropped dramatically from
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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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Missouri home to more than 7,300 caves

Missouri home to more than 7,300 caves | caving | Scoop.it
NOEL, Mo. — Nearly 100 years ago, Arthur Browning and a couple of state highway department surveyors stumbled upon a head-sized opening in a limestone outcrop south of Noel.
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Fungus takes heavy toll on northern long-eared bats in Missouri

Fungus takes heavy toll on northern long-eared bats in Missouri | caving | Scoop.it
Surveys of 300 caves and mines this winter found only six of the bats. Research on treatments to control white-nose syndrome in caves continues, but no effective solution to the
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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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LaJolla Spring Cave Complex - Meramec Caverns | EPA in Missouri | US EPA

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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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