Karst

Karst is a topography formed from the dissolution of soluble rocks such as limestone, dolomite, and gypsum. It is characterized by underground drainage systems with sinkholes and caves. It has also been documented for more weathering-resistant rocks, such as quartzite, given the right conditions. Subterranean drainage may limit surface water, with few to no rivers or lakes. However, in regions where the dissolved bedrock is covered (perhaps by debris) or confined by one or more superimposed non-soluble rock strata, distinctive karst features may occur only at subsurface levels and can be totally missing above ground.The study of paleokarst (buried karst …

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American Gas Association · 16 May 2024 English

853 Guide Material Appendix G-192-19 Memorandum of understanding between the Department of Transportation and the Department of the Interior regarding outer continental shelf pipelines ...................... [...] The safety standard for …

conditions that contribute to instability (e.g., karst topography, sinkholes, underground mining, other conditions that contribute to instability (e.g., karst topography, sinkholes, underground mining, other


OEKO: Öko-Institut e.V. · 10 May 2024 English

Renewable Energy Spatial Planning and Designation of Acceleration Areas in EU Member States

factors that are very important to Portugal such as, karst aquifers in the Algarve and granite and quartzite


World Bank Group · 11 April 2024 English

With an accessible and attractive coastline of untouched natural splendor, Adriatic Croatia is a strategic driver of national economic development. It boasts rich cultural heritage and biodiversity and abundant coastal …

hold significant groundwater flows through the karst aquifer sys- tems. The total forested land in Croatia


NBER: National Bureau of Economic Research · 11 April 2024 English

Physicians commonly receive marketing-related transfers from drug firms. We examine the impact of these relationships on the prescribing of physician-administered cancer drugs in Medicare. We find that prescribing of the …

Jan, Jeffrey D Dunn, Margaret M Johnson, Kurt R Karst, and W Chad Shear. 2016. “How drug life-cycle management


EU: European Union · 9 April 2024 English

this link is sage honey. Sage mainly grows in karst areas, on particularly stony subsoil in locations


World Bank Group · 8 April 2024 English

Reforms in the Lithuanian food and agriculture sector started rather early, parallel with the struggle for independence. The country initiated a transition program in the food and agriculture sector to …

in environmentally sensitive areas such as the karst region to encourage less intensive farming practices


CMS: Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals · 27 March 2024 English

COP14)/Annex For a detailed explanation of these issues see What is Light and how does Wildlife Perceive it? The Glossary provides a summary of terms used to describe light and …

Tanalgo KC, Tabora JAG, Oliveira HFM, et al. (2021) DarkCides 1.0, a global database for bats in karsts and caves.


CMS: Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals · 27 March 2024 English

COP14)/Annex For a detailed explanation of these issues see What is Light and how does Wildlife Perceive it? The Glossary provides a summary of terms used to describe light and …

Tanalgo KC, Tabora JAG, Oliveira HFM, et al. (2021) DarkCides 1.0, a global database for bats in karsts and caves.


World Bank Group · 25 March 2024 English

With an accessible and attractive coastline of untouched natural splendor, Adriatic Croatia is a strategic driver of national economic development. It boasts rich cultural heritage and biodiversity and abundant coastal …

hold significant groundwater flows through the karst aquifer sys- tems. The total forested land in Croatia


EU: European Union · 22 March 2024 English

vulnerability or pollution, such as caves and karst areas, that contain ecosystems that are among the


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