NSS 2021 Convention ~ June 28-July 2* Register

Photo: USGS Topo Map

State Cave Surveys

The goal of this roundtable session is to share updates, best practices and strategies between various State Cave surveys of the NSS. Emphasis is on the functions of the surveys such as state of the art data, data collection, management and storage systems, and data access, policies and procedures. In addition to data and procedures is the importance of building relationships between surveys and governmental agencies who manage those resources.

Session Details

Session Moderator

Howard Kalnitz

Call For Abstracts:

Opens: Monday, March 1, 2021
Closes: Saturday, May 1, 2021
Notifications of Acceptance: Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Session Moderators:

Howard Kalnitz
Email: hkalnitz@fuse.net

Resources:

How to write an abstract

Online Abstract Submissions:

Link will be available here after the call for abstract submission date. Check back.

Student Scientists:

The James G. Mitchell Fund was established in 1965 and is maintained by contributions to the National Speleological Foundation. This award includes a cash award for the best scientific paper presented at the NSS Convention by a student member (or members) of the society. Eligible papers shall be judged by an interdisciplinary panel appointed by the Mitchell Award sub-committee chair. For consideration, contact sub-committee chair, Dr. Kathy Lavoie at award-mitchell@caves.org.