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Title The caves of Burnsville Cove, Virginia : fifty years of exploration and science : a contribution of the Butler Cave Conservation Society / edited by William B. White
Imprint Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2015
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (xii, 479 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color)., digital ; 24 cm
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Series Cave and karst systems of the world, 2364-4591
Cave and karst systems of the world
Note Burnsville Cove -- The Discovery and Exploration of the Butler Cave-Sinking Creek System -- BCCS: The Organization -- Exploration of the Outlet Caves -- The Discovery and Initial Exploration of the Chestnut Ridge Cave System -- The Bobcat Camps
This book highlights some of the most difficult and persistent exploration ever undertaken in the United States - in Burnsville Cove, a small limestone valley in west-central Virginia - while at the same time reviewing the scientific discoveries made in the area's 116 km of caves in the course of 50 years. Overall, the book offers a unique combination of exploration and science by a conservation organization specifically dedicated to the preservation and study of the caves
Host Item Springer eBooks
Subject Geology -- Virginia -- Highland County
Geology -- Virginia -- Bath County
Caves -- Virginia
Earth Sciences
Hydrogeology
Physical Geography
Geoecology/Natural Processes
Popular Science in Nature and Environment
Alt Author White, William B., editor
Butler Cave Conservation Society
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