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<p>The proposed corridor of the Mountain Valley Pipeline (MVP) passes through a significant area of karst as it crosses the mountainous Valley and Ridge Province (the Appalachian Fold Belt) in Summers and Monroe counties, West Virginia and Giles, Craig, Montgomery, ...
Reference: FERC DOCKET CP16-10-000 Prepared as a Deposition of Record for the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on behalf of Protect Our Water, Heritage, Rights (The POWHR Coalition)
Description and simple practical guidance for living in karst areas.This booklet describes ways to live safely, comfortably, and productively in karst areas, and illustrates that through use of improved science and technology, environmental concerns associated ...
Reference: A G I Environmental Awareness Series , 4 Copyright 2001 by American Geological Institute
<p>The quantification of risk is fundamental to assessing its acceptability. When drafting codes of practice, the quantified risk is used in assessing the reliability of the structure and ensuring this complies with national norms. Problems arise in complex ...
Reference: ISGSR 2011 - Vogt, Schuppener, Straub & Bräu (eds) - © 2011 Bundesanstalt für Wasserbau
<p>This study investigates the geomechanical properties, rock mass quality, and correlation relationships of the carbonate Rus Formation in the Dammam dome. The rock mass classification systems for tunneling purposes, the rock mass rating (RMR), and rock mass ...
Reference: The Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Volume 35, Number 2A, 2010
<p>Nowadays, geographical information system (GIS) and remote sensing are emerging as powerful techniques widely applicable in natural resource management and development virtual models. Recent developments in remote sensing, aerial photography and GIS make ...
Reference: EJGE Vol. 15 [2010], Bund. J
<p>Karst features related to geotechnical issues. An overviewof karst terrain and limestone in Malaysia.</p>
Reference: EJGE Vol. 14 [2009], Bund. P
Growth and subsurface development of three sinkholes in Kansas with seismic methods.
Reference: Open-file Report 2008-18
A global review of karst World Heritage properties: present situation,future prospects and management requirements
Reference: "World Heritage Convention IUCN World Heritage Studies 2008 Number Two"
Geological structure of Kuala Lumpur Limestone. Prediction of the direction of fractures expected in limestone hence the direction which karst is likely to be developed.
Reference: IAEG2006 Paper number 264
The Jabal Al Qarah Caves, located approximately 13 km east of Al Hofuf, Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia, are an intricate cave system developed in the calcareous sandstone, marl and clay of the Upper Miocene to Lower Pliocene Hofuf Formation. Physiographically, ...
Reference: Journal of Cave and Karst Studies, v. 68, no. 1, p. 12–21, 2006