xxxxxxxxxxxxKarst Resources for Teachers xxxxxxxxxxxx

Links to: What is Karst?


Sinkhole plain, Mammoth Cave, Kentucky
Photo: Chris Groves


North Coast Karst, Puerto Rico
Photo: Pat Kambesis


Karst towers, China
Photo: Pat Kambesis <

xxxxxxxx

National Karst Map
http:www2.nature.nps.gov/nckri/map/maps/index.html

Karst Landscapes of Illinois
http://www.isgs.uiuc.edu/servs/pubs/geobits-pub/geobit7/geobit7.html

Missouri Karst and Springs
http://www.umsl.edu/~joellaws/ozark_caving/springs/sprkarst.htm

Missouri Springs, Jewels of the Ozarks
http://www.umsl.edu/~joellaws/ozark_caving/springs/jspring.html

Karst in Indiana - A good overview of Karst landscapes in Indiana
http://igs.indiana.edu/geology/karst/karstInIndiana/index.cfm

Living on Karst - A guide about the environmental problems associated with living on Karst by the Virginia Cave Conservancy
http://www.wvcc.net/Living_On_Karst.htm

Karst - An excellent site on karst in British Columbia. The site defines karst and how it is formed, addresses karst ecosystems, aboriginal use, scientific and educational value, karst sensitivity and management of karst resources
http://www.for.gov.bc.ca/hfp/fordev/karst/contents.htm

Texas Caves and Karst
http://csweb.winona.edu/semnwrb/files/general/txcaves/txcaves.htm

Karst Glossary
http://www.nps.gov/ozar/glossary.htm

What is Karst?
http://www.for.gov.bc.ca/hfp/fordev/karst/what.htm

Karst Topography: Be sure to check out "Karst: The Movie", it is well worth the download wait
http://www.watersheds.org/teacher/rd.htm

Karst Map of the U.S.: A map of carbonate aquifers of the United States
http://water.usgs.gov/ogw/karst/karstaquifers.htm

Back to Teachers Resource Page