Are You Drinking Karst Water? | George Veni | Wondros Podcast EP 207
Originally aired on May 31, 2023
George Veni talks about how he became interested in cave exploration, the mission of the National Cave and Karst Institute, and the importance of understanding karst water.
Why is understanding karst water important?
- Karst water is a unique type of water found in underground caves and systems that is vulnerable to contamination and depletion.
- Many regions rely on karst water for drinking, agriculture, and industry, so understanding its properties and vulnerabilities is crucial for sustainable management.
- Karst water also plays a significant role in shaping the landscape and can be a key indicator of environmental changes.