Welcome to the National Speleological Society
Conservation Web Site. Preserving and protecting caves and karst
for cavers, scientific research, and the general public is one of the most
important goals of the
This website provides a summary of the National Speleological Society conservation information. This page should be used in conjunction with the NSS Conservation and Management Section Website and the NSS Cave Conservancies Committee website. Additional information and educational materials have been posted at those sites.
Jim C. Werker and Val Hildreth-Werker
John M. Wilson
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