Commission of Artificial Underground Cavities

Commission of Artificial Underground Cavities

Main objectives of the commission:

  • coordination of efforts of the Ukrainian speleologists on research of artificial caves in Ukraine and beyond its limits;
  • collecting, analysis and generalization of knowledge about artificial underground cavities;
  • creation of the cadastre of artificial caves of Ukraine;
  • development and improvement of research techniques of artificial caves;
  • researches publication;
  • creation of the general space of information and the system of storage and distribution of information;
  • training and professional development of speleologists who research artificial caves;
  • collaboration with the organizations and speleologists from other countries which are researching artificial caves;
  • coordinating expeditionary and exploratory activity ;
  • organization and support of large exploratory projects.

Adjustment of mutual understanding and collaboration among researchers of artificial underground cavities is necessary for the solution of stated objectives. For this purpose everybody who want to participate in activities of the Commission of artificial underground cavities of the Ukrainian Speleological Association are invited to staff of the commission.

The Commission Coordinator - Oleksandra Bukarenko, Odesa, e-mail: shurke[@]ukr.net, tel: +380677656561