For the more information about the geologic resources of the National Park Service, please visit http://www.nature.nps.gov/geology/.
Inside Earth Newsletters
PDF versions of the National Park Service's cave resource management newsletter datng back to the 1998 first issue are available as downloadable files. Learn more...
New Publication - Report
Produced by the National Cave and Karst Research Institute, this report indicates that 191 parks should have caves and/or karst features, and provides observations and recommendations based on a recent survey of park units with cave and karst resources. [PDF 1MB]
2009 Park Cave posters
An Inventory of Paleontologicial Resources Associated with National Park Service Caves
NPS Geologic Resources Inventory
Park-specific geologic reports and digital geologic map data are available for many parks as free downloadable files. Learn more...
2012 Interagency Agreement
2013 Cave Research Foundation / NPS MOU
Last Updated: January 30, 2014