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Descent (4), May 1969
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Descent (4), May 1969
Take Care, You Cavernicolous Subtroglophile You!
Our subterranean fauna is in danger – from us! Here’s how we should take care of our underground environment to help our minibeasts survive.
Taking the Plunge – In Safety
Derek Appleing describes a new descender that he has designed.
The lessons we must learn from a fatal accident at Meregill Hole.
Busy Spring for CDG
Here’s a round-up of the latest diving discoveries.
Swiss Cave Finds for Rugby Scouts
Exploration in the Bernese Oberland has revealed several new caves.
North Wales Rescue Team Aid Mine Search
Morfa Ddu saw a major rescue callout when the shaft entrance collapsed and took a local child with it.
Cover: Ladder climbing. Artwork: Tony Payne
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