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24th International Conference on Subterranean Biology

The registration is now OPEN for the 24th International Conference on Subterranean Biology. Important dates: Students travel grants deadline: 1 February 2018 Abstract submission until: 28 February 2018 Early registration until: 12 March 2018 How to register:  http://24icsb.web. how-to-register/ All the best regards, Ana Sofia Reboleira

International Training Camp for Young Speleologists on the Swabian Alb

From July 28 th to August 11 th , 2018 Tent camp at the caving club building in Blaubeuren - Seißen Recommended age for participants: 16 years and older Caves are geotopes and biotopes and thus sensitive climate archives which are worth to explore. Research and protection of those climate archives and their current climatological conditions being indicators for climate change is an actual and important European concern. Speleologists can support the exploration and protection of those climate archives by international cooperation. A good training is the best precondition for research and caving activities. Therefore we offer different training courses and a wide supporting program covering all important subjects of caving. Due to small groups the training will be very effective. An additional intention of the camp is to meet other young cavers. You can establish ties, talk about common interests, hobbies and culture and perhaps meet again in your home ar

Happy new year 2018

Everybody at the grottocenter team ( )  wishes an excellent year 2018. May it be full  of  discoveries, meetings and explorations How does this sound to you?  interesting? The right way to go? Then , how about joining the Wikicaves project for  2018 For only 10 € , you will show your support  and you will be able to effectively take part  in the financing of a new server.