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AnnouncementsNSS Recognition

60 yr Society Membership

NSS recognizes the following members of the Society with 60 years of membership. William F Tozer, NSS 4955 Donald G Davis, NSS 4956 Thomas A Rohrer, NSS 4959 Dennis E Drum, NSS 4961 William D Coe, NSS 4982 Jimmy Karl Bigelow, NSS 4991 Ernest B Payne, NSS 4996 William W (Bill) Torode, NSS 5013 James (Ed) Smith, NSS 5037 Mary …

AnnouncementsJuly 30 Thursday

Virtual Tour of Lehman Cave

About the Lehman Caves Virtual Tour: Presented by the National Park Service, this 3-part video series takes virtual visitors through a high-resolution reconstruction of Lehman Caves at Great Basin National Park. Each part features five bonus videos that go into more detail about all sorts of topics including cave life, hydrology/geology, and history. Viewers can choose which topics they want …

Announcements

“Hidden Nature” book chat

In case you missed it, or want to see it again, here is the link to the “Hidden Nature” book chat with author Michael Ray Taylor. https://www.crowdcast.io/e/hidden-nature-book  Bill Steele joined Mike and conducted the hour long interview and discussion session. Speleobooks hosted, and while there were some issues in the first couple minutes when our host window crashed, Mike & …

AnnouncementsNSS Recognition

50 yr Society Membership

NSS recognizes the following members of the Society with 50 years of membership. Allen D McCrady, NSS 913 Jefferson C Sims, NSS 11969 William S Liebman, NSS 11970 David A Jones , NSS 11971 David W Teal, NSS 11982 Walter (Buddy) Bundy, NSS   11985 Mark Stock, NSS 12045 William (Buddy) Lane, NSS 12054 Jim M Terry, NSS 12083 Richard A …

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NSS Virtual Convention Pins and Patches

The virtual Convention Pins and patches are ready to ship. If you have not placed your order yet, do not delay. They are going fast as there were only 100 made of each All orders must be sent by August 1, 2020, or the end of the Virtual Convention. The cost of each patch is $10 and each pin is …

AnnouncementsNSS Recognition

2020 NSS Fellows

Beginning with this year’s NSS Convention, the Awards Committee, with the consent of the BoG (June 17, 2019), will identify newly named Fellows at the beginning of each NSS Convention. This will allow week-long recognition of our newest Fellows and allow them to attend the Fellows Reception (unfortunately, not this year). The following cavers have been awarded NSS Fellowships in …

VendorsVendor Announcement

Vendor Announcement

Per Mike Warner, “Emily and Speleobooks has not missed a convention since she first vended in 1976 and with Speleobooks starting in 1978. We are not going to let a pandemic and lack of a traditional convention stop that streak! To celebrate convention week, Speleobooks is participating by offering FREE SHIPPING to any US order of $25.00 or more until …

AnnouncementsJuly 31 Friday

Lightning Talks Are Back

Put the Lightning Talks session on your schedule for Friday afternoon. You’ll be glad you did. It’s the session that’s planned to be unplanned. It’s cavers doing the thing they do best: showing off. Please, feel free to participate with a 5-minute (or so) presentation. Or just attend and enjoy. The atmosphere is casual and friendly. A lightning talk can …

Announcements

2020 Virtual Convention Patches and Pins

Richard F. Raber (NSS 6695) volunteered and sponsored the project of producing a patch and pin for the 2020 NSS Virtual Convention. As a serious NSS patch and pin collector, he could not see the NSS having a gap in the series of convention patches, so he “insisted” that the staff approve one being made. With the encouragement of Gary K. …

Announcements

Virtual Convention Update 6/18/2020

When the 2020 NSS Convention had to be canceled back in April due to the realities of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Convention planning staff began brainstorming a first for the NSS—a Virtual Convention!  They reached out to presenters to ask if they would like to record their presentations. An overwhelming majority of the presenters responded with a resounding YES!  From …