Western Kentucky University through its Department of Geography and Geology in cooperation with the Mammoth Cave International Center for Science and Learning and the Cave Research Foundation, offers a series of multi-day field courses focusing on cave and karst science and management.

Underground Revolution

The summer cave and karst courses are for those with an academic, professional, or personal interest in all aspects of caves and karst systems.


Caves Are Cool

Courses range from one-week intensive courses to three-day short courses. Courses are typically held during the month of June.

Get Down

Event   Date
Karst Hydrogeology Course   June 1-7
Cave Archaeology   June 1-6
Research Methods for Cave and Karst Science   July 18-22
Course Registration Deadline   May 8
Course Fee Deadline   May 8
Early Registration Discount Deadline   April 30

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