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CHL Assistant Director, Lee Anne Bledsoe, presents at Characterization and Engineering of Karst Aquifers (CEKA) International Course and Seminar in Trebinje, Bosnia & Herzegovina – Virpazar, Montenegro.

CHL Director, Dr. Chris Groves, reports on Mammoth Cave Area Biosphere Reserve (MCABR) at UNESCO headquarters in Paris, France.


CHL staff present at 2017 Geological Society of America meeting in Seattle, Washington.

CHL staff present research at International Congress of Speleology in Sydney, Australia

CHL Director, Dr. Chris Groves, receives China’s top science award.

SOKY Sunrise Campus Beat Interview with Dr. Chris Groves


CHL research presented at UNESCO International Conference on African Large River Basin Hydrology in Dakar, Senegal.

CHL Manager, Lee Anne Bledsoe, conducts dye tracing workshop in Brazil.

Groves reappointed to Governing Board of UNESCO International Research Center on Karst.

CHL supports the Karst Springs Initiative in Tennessee, USA.

WKU Global REACH: Professor’s geologic research impacts international community


Obscura Day 2015: Hidden Waterways of Mammoth Cave National Park

Connor Salley Wins National Scholarship

WKU Geoscientist to represent US on International Karst Commission

Discovery of White Nose Syndrome in Warren County Cave Shows Disease is Spreading

White nose syndrome identified in bats in WKU Research Cave


 22 WKU Students, Biology Professor honored at Kentucky Academy of Science Meeting.

Groves Makes Presentation to UN Water Conference in China

 WKU group conducts water resource training in Jamaica

WKU students, faculty attend meeting of Geological Society of America.


 WKU group attends International Congress of Speleology

WKU geoscientist presents lecture at karst water conference in China


Groves featured in Circle of Blue website

Groves named ministry-level finalist for national award in China

Hoffman Institute founding member of international karst research academy


Groves discusses WKU karst research at international conference in Belgium

View from the Hill – Dr. Chris Groves Feature


Groves appointed as University Distinguished Professor


WKU students, faculty, staff attend International Congress of Speleology

WKU group organizes water resource conference for scientists in China

Mammoth Cave National Park signs sister park agreement with Chinese site