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Recentni fluvialni jamski sedimenti, njihovo nastajanje in vloga v speleogenezi

by Andrej Kranjc

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Published by Slovenska akademija znanosti in umetnosti in Ljubljana .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Caves.,
  • Sedimentation and deposition.

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    Other titlesRecentni fluvialni jamski sedimenti, njihovo nastajanje in vloga v speleogenezi.
    StatementAndrej Kranjc.
    SeriesDela / Slovenska akademija znanosti in umetnosti, Razred za naravoslovne vede. Inštitut za raziskovanje krasa / Znanstvenoraziskovalni center SAZU =, Opera / Academia Scientiarum et Artium Slovenica, Classis IV--Historia Naturalis ;, 27., Institutum Carsologicum ;, 1, Dela (Slovenska akademija znanosti in umetnosti. Razred za naravoslovne vede) ;, 27., Dela (Slovenska akademija znanosti in umetnosti. Razred za naravoslovne vede)., 1.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGB600 .K73 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination167 p. :
    Number of Pages167
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1978040M
    ISBN 108671310299
    LC Control Number90221037

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Get this from a library. Recent fluvial cave sediments, their origin and role in speleogenesis = Recentni fluvialni jamski sedimenti, njihovo nastajanje in vloga v speleogenezi. [Andrej Kranjc]. Speleogenesis, as stated in the preface and introduction, is “a pioneer attempt by an international group of cave scientists to summarize modern knowledge about the origin of caves in various settings, to examine the variety of approaches that have been adopted, and to outline the role of speleogenesis in the evolution of karst aquifers.”File Size: 54KB.

Kranjc A () Recent fluvial cave sediments, their origin and role in speleogenesis, Dela SAZU Slovenska Akademija znanosti in umetnosti, Ljubljana, pp – (in Slovenian) Google Scholar Kraus F () by: 1.

Speleogenesis deals with the origin and development of cave systems (Klimchouk et al., ; Ford and Williams, ) and is based on cave morphologies as well as the analysis of speleothem. The text also summarizes the role of cave sediments in dating cave systems, speleogenesis and evolving karst porosity analysis, as well as for measuring erosion rates and dating landscape.

He also advanced the study of speleogenesis with observations of cave levels and their correlation with river terraces (e.g., Davies, ). Both he and Stone served as NSS president. Bretz wrote a book on caves of Missouri (Bretz, ) and co-authored another on the caves of Illinois (Bretz and Harris, ).

E.R. Pohl, long-timeCited by: 4. Derek C. Ford, "Karst geomorphology, caves and cave deposits: A review of North American contributions during the past half century", Perspectives on Karst Geomorphology, Hydrology, and Geochemistry - A Tribute Volume to Derek C.

Ford and William B. Speleogenesis is the origin and development of caves, the primary process that determines essential features of the hydrogeology of karst and guides its evolution. It often deals with the development of caves through limestone, caused by the presence of water with carbon dioxide dissolved within it, producing carbonic acid which permits the dissociation of the calcium carbonate in the limestone.

Although the effects of sedimentation in caves have been recognised for many years, its role in speleogenesis is frequently overlooked. Influxes of sediment into a cave system fundamentally alter the way cave passages develop, either by alluviation in a vadose environment, forcing lateral corrosion and the development of notches, or by upwards dissolution in a phreatic environment through a Cited by: Sediment is solid material that is moved and deposited in a new location.

Sediment can consist of rocks and minerals, as well as the remains of plants and animals. It can be as small as a grain of sand or as large as a boulder. Sediment moves from one place to another through the process of n is the removal and transportation of rock or soil. Speleogenesis Evolution of Karst Aquifers - This book is a pioneer attempt by an international group of cave scientists to summarize modern knowledge about the origin of caves in various settings, examine the variety of approaches that have been adopted, and outline the role of speleogenesis in the evolution of karst aquifers.

Along with well-established theories and approaches, the book. Fluvial sedimentary accumulations range from temporary bars deposited on the insides of meander bends as a result of a loss of transport energy within a local eddy, to deposits tens to hundreds of meters thick formed within major valleys or on coastal plains as a result of the response of rivers to a long-term rise in base level or to the.

Cave sediments and speleogenesis Studia UBB, Geologia,55 (2), 51 – 57 53 Fig. sition is fairly monotonous, the alternation of sediment Topographic map showing the catchment area of the Presacina Brook and the location of the GCSM. Contour sequences is indeed complex (Fig. "This book aims to provide a comprehensive treatment of cave deposits, with a particular focus on the palaeoclimate record they hold.

covering key aspects of both clastic sediments and precipitates from many karst regions around the globe. this book serves well as an account of the state-of-art in the study of cave sediments and their 5/5(1). Recent fluvial facies models presented by Bridge and Lunt () and Bridge () consist of maps, cross sections, and vertical facies logs.

For differentiating braided and meandering paleochannel deposits the delineation and characterization of large-scale channel bars (macroforms) in two-dimensional outcrop exposures (Fig. 11), coupled. Speleogenesis Speleogenesis is the process by which caves are formed and changed over time.

Rates of cave formation, or speleogenesis, vary significantly and are influenced by a suite of geological, hydrological, meteorological, chemical, and biological processes. These can include precipitation, groundwater movement, salinity, bedrock composition, water chemistry, erosion, digging, pressure.

Šebela S, Sasowsky I () Age and magnetism of cave sediments from Postojnska jama cave system and Planinska jama Cave, Slovenia. Acta Carsologica 28/2(18)– Google Scholar Šebela S, Sasowsky I () Paleomagnetic dating of sediments in caves opened during highway construction near Kozina, by: 2.

Speleogen - A geological formation within a cave that has been created by the removal of bedrock, rather than as a secondary deposit. Speleogenesis - The origin and development of caves, the primary process that determines essential features of the hydrogeology of karst and guides its evolution.

Introduction. Pseudokarst refers to karst-like landforms, such as caves and dolines, primarily produced by a process other than dissolution (Halliday, ).Different types of pseudokarst involving coastal/marine, volcanic, glacial, periglacial, aeolian, mass movement, soil piping, weathering and anthropogenic geomorphic domains have been differentiated (Eberhard and Sharples, ).Cited by: 3.

Invertebrate fossils from cave sediments: a new proxy dated as new proxy for the study of cave sediments due to their suitability for ecological and paleogeographic correla-tions in caves and outside the caves.

They also bring addi- that focused on recent cave sediments as a proxy for the en-Cited by: Marine Sediments Sea level changes (ice age cycle) - leads to different types of deposition in a coastal environment.

Lakes change too, the great salt lake is a remnant of the Bonneville lake system which was much larger (climate became much drier). Enigma Cave. Enigma Cave is located in a bay at the northwestern end of Dall Island and is only about meters from the coast and meters above sea level.

It was discovered in the summer of during a Tongass Cave Project expedition, funded by Tongass National Forest, and is the largest known cave on Dall Island. Kranjc, A. Recent fluvial cave sediments, their origin and role in Scient.

Art. Slovenica IV; pp., 19 fig./phot. on 11 plts. Start studying Unit 3: Sea Floor and Sediments. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. speleogenesis, as in most cases we deal with relict caves de-coupled from the cave-forming environments.

The identification of a cave origin relies on our ability to discern characteristics of the cave-forming environments and processes from studying their indirect indications preserved after the environments haveFile Size: 5MB.

This authoritative volume includes contributions from a wide range of researchers of intertidal sediments. Individual chapters explore the underlying biogeochemical processes controlling the behavior of carbon, the nutrients nitrogen and phosphorus, and contaminants such as toxic organics, trace metals and artificial radionuclides in intertidal : Paperback.

UNCOVERING THE SPELEOGENESIS OF THE CARTER CAVE SYSTEM IN CARTER COUNTY, KENTUCKY Brianne S. Jacoby 76 Pages May This study outlines the evolution of the karst system at Carter Caves State Resort Park. cave and karst studies a publication of the national speleological society stratigraphy and chronology of karst features on rodrigues island, southwestern indian ocean david a.

burney1*,julian p. hume2,gregory j. middleton3,lorna steel4,lida pigott burney5, and nick porch6. The former is essentially of fluvial origin, but the latter may have originated as a cave. Fragile rock formations in the St.

Peter Sandstone include Elephant Trunk Rock, Monument Rock, Maiden Rock and the Three Chimneys, none of which have been the subject of detailed geomorphological study. three small streams in western United States, to describe recent progress in understanding fluvial processes in rivers.

Sincethe East Fork River in western Wyoming has been a field laboratory for the study of fluvial processes. Studies on the East Fork River and its principal tributary,File Size: 1MB. John E. Mylroie and Ira D. Sasowsky' Caves occupy incongruous positions in both our culture and our science.

The oldest records of modem human culture are the vivid cave paintings from southern France and northern Spain, which are in some cases more than 3/5(1). This article presents recent research on the sedimentary endokarstic infillings in connection with the new contributions of geochemical analysis by autoradiography and X-ray fluorescence (portable analyser, core scanner, micro-XRF, microprobe) in the context of the 'Climanthrope' ANR programme.

Coupled with sedimentological analysis (stratigraphy, laser grain size analysis, micromineralogy Cited by: 6. dating of cave sediments to develop histories of cave systems. Krekeler and others () examined the role of sediment in landscape evolution and what the sediments can reveal about surface -weathering conditions.

Engel and others () analyzed cave sediments to gain information about reversals of the geomagnetic : Kevin Hughes, Eric Wade Peterson. DNA from extinct humans discovered in cave sediments Researchers have developed a new method to retrieve hominin DNA from cave sediments -- even in the absence of skeletal remains.

Focusing on glaciation and speleogenesis in the region of New York and New England, this book serves as an example of a karst region that has experienced large-scale continental glaciation.

It reviews the literature on the controls of glaciation on karst development, exploring examples from the. Fluvial sediment transport October 1 1 Background Understanding the sediment transport processes operating within the Hutt River, and the volume of material involved, is critical to making an assessment of the environmental effects of sediment mining from the river mouth.

This report forms part of a series of three reports. Coffee Cave, located in the lower Pecos region of southeastern New Mexico, illustrates processes of hypogenic speleogenesis in the middle Permian Seven Rivers Formation.

Coffee Cave is a rectilinear gypsum maze cave with at least four stratigraphically-distinct horizons of development.

Morphological features throughout the cave provide unequivocal evidence of hypogenic ascending speleogenesis Cited by: 7. Burial ages of cave sediments record more than five million years of incision history within the unglaciated Appalachian Plateaus and constrain the developmental history of multilevel caves associated with the Upper Cumberland River.

Figure 1. The study area in Kentucky and Tennessee (A) with Mammoth Cave (MC) on the Green River, KY. ON THE ROLE OF HYPOGENE SPELEOGENESIS IN SHAPING THE COASTAL ENDOKARST OF SOUTHERN MALLORCA (WESTERN MEDITERRANEAN) 91 Joaquín Ginés, Angel Ginés, Joan J. Fornós, Antoni Merino and Francesc Gràcia HYPOGENE CAVES IN THE APENNINES (ITALY) Sandro Galdenzi STEGBACHGRABEN, A MINERALIZED HYPOGENE CAVE IN THE GROSSARL.

Cave sediments are commonly fine grained and lack macroscopic sedimentary structures. Only a detailed analysis of the. micromorphological characteristics permits an accurate determination of the sedimentary dynamics of such cave deposits.

However, their role in cave formation had not been substantiated until April Microbial geochemists at the University of Texas carefully studied the geochemical balances in a cave system in Wyoming where such bacteria are abundant (Summers Engel, A.

et al. Microbial contributions to Cave formation: New insights into sulfuric acid.Jeita grotto is one of the longest cave in the Near-East region with more than 10 meters of underground network gallery. Situated 18 km north of Beirut, it holds the record of the longest stalactite in the world with meters long.

InJeita cave was one of the 28st finalists for the selection of the new seven natural wonders of the world competition.Cold, sulfidic springs upwelling into caves (1, ) or exposed at the land surface (14, 15, 31, 39, 47, 50, 51) have recently been shown to harbor unique microbial communities, reflective of the aqueous sulfur chemistry of the upwelling groundwater or of unique cave these spring and cave ecosystems, new and unique Epsilonproteobacteria 16S rRNA gene sequences associated Cited by: