Flooded Caves of Crimea

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Research project

  • The object of study

    Speleo underwater objects of Crimea – siphons of different parts of karst water-bearing systems.

    Location:

    Siphons of Crimea.

    Objects:

    Caves Paniya, Skelskaya (Ai-Petri), Karasu-Bashi (Karabi), Podzemnoye Ozero (Dolgorukovskaya yaila), Dzhur-Dzhur (Northern Demerdzhi) and other underwater objects of mountain and plain Crimea.

  • Objectives

    Complex and detailed study of major karst springs of Crimea.

  • Tasks

    To discover correlation between major cave-springs of Crimea and deep zones of karst hydrosystems.

  • Research methods

    General-speleological, cave diving, tracing, technical.

  • Coordinators:

    Snetkov E. tel: +79166232793

    Samokhin G. tel: +380505951172, e-mail: samokhin[@]speleoukraine.net