Matthew Pesner is a fourth-year Ph.D. Student in the department of economics at Vanderbilt University. Outside of his academic career, Matthew loves to travel and spend time outdoors, hiking and exploring.
Caving is one of the few ways we can still explore places previously unknown or go where few others have been. You can discover natural formations that have taken hundreds of thousands of years to form. There are a variety of cavern types, each with their own unique features. Exploring caves can be an exciting adventure, but before you begin, there are a few essentials and safety tips you should know.
Conservation & Environmental Factors
The cavers’ motto is “Take Nothing but Pictures. Leave ...