Vol 40, No 3 (2011)

Cover Page
COVER IMAGE: Chocolate Hills in Bohol Island, Philippines (See paper on karst in Boho island by J-N Salomon)
Karst areas occupy 10-20 % if ice free land. Dissolution of rock by natural waters has given rise to specific landscape and underground. Karst surface features and caves have attracted man's curiosity since the dawn of humanity and have been a focus to scientific studies since more than half of milenia.

Acta Carsologica publishes orginial research papers and reviews, letters, essays and reports covering topics related to specific of karst areas. These comprise, but are not limited to karst geology, hydrology and geomorphology, speleology, hydrogeology, biospeleology and history of karst science.

Table of Contents

Original papers

Jean Noel Salomon PDF
A Mysterious Karst: the “Chocolate Hills” of Bohol (Philippines)

Aurel Perşoiu, Bogdan Petroniu Onac, Ioana Perşoiu PDF
The interplay between air temperature and ice mass balance changes in Scărişoara Ice Cave, Romania

Farooq Ahmad Dar, Jerome Perrin, Jean Riotte, Herbert Daniel Gebauer, Allu Chinna Narayana, Ahmed Shakeel PDF
Karstification in the Cuddapah Sedimentary Basin, Southern India: Implications for Groundwater Resources

Davide Baioni, Nadja Zupan Hajna, Forese Carlo Wezel PDF
Karst landforms in an interior layered deposit within the Coprates Chasma, Mars

Sabina Kramar, Ana Mladenović, Helmut Pristacz, Breda Mirtič PDF
Deterioration of the black Drenov Grič limestone on historical monuments (Ljubljana, Slovenia)

Liz Price PDF
Tin mining in the limestone caves of Perlis, Malaysia

Federica Papi, Tanja Pipan PDF
Ecological studies of an epikarst community in Snežna jama na planini Arto – an ice cave in north central Slovenia

Nataša Pipenbaher, Mitja Kaligarič, Sonja Škornik PDF
Floristic and Functional comparision of karst pastures and karst meadows from the North Adriatic Karst

Sulejman Redžić, Senka Barudanović, Sabina Trakić, Dejan Kulijer PDF
Vascular plant biodiversity richness and endemo relictness of the karst mountains Prenj–Čvrsnica–Čabulja in Bosnia and Herzegovina (W. Balkan)