Karst Specialist Association of BC
News
  Subject Date
1 The Karst Specialist Association of BC incorporated on October 11, 2012
2 Karst Specialist Association Web page under construction November 21, 2012
3 AGM - election of officers November 25, 2012
4 Dr. Diana Northup, a world renowned cave microbiologist, to give talks at TRU on February 28, 2013 at 8:30 AM and 12:30 PM, the talk will be at S201 at 8:30 AM and at S375 at 12:30 PM in Science Building at TRU. Microbial Diversity of Lava Caves (with some material on antibiotic production in caves), Presence of Geomyces spp. in New Mexico Cave: Implications for White Nose Syndrome, Geomicrobiology of caves February 28, 2013
5 Training course material being developed for surface and subsurface assessments Current-Summer 2014
6 Acquisition of a LiDAR unit for surface and subsurface surveys, rental for members only 2014-2015
7 AGM - election of officers November 23, 2013
8 LiDAR data share agreement with BC Timber Sales - KSABC will develop custom algorithms to isolate karst features January 8, 2014
9 Acquisition of an Earth Magnetometer - accurate to 1 nT (nanotesla)or( 1 gamma) displays in microtesla (uT) (0.001uT = 1 gamma = 1nT) Rental to Members only February 7, 2014
10 AGM - election of officers January 12, 2015
11 AGM - election of officers November 27, 2015
12  Training 3-4 times a year in sink hole probing techniques and safety  March 1, 2014 - Present
13 AGM - election of officers December 3, 2016
14 Sinkhole Probing Course 1 day December 10, 2016