2011 Hydrology Project report

I was roaming through some old files today and discovered the full-year data from 2011 for the stream flow project.  This data was not posted to the web site.  In the interest of completeness I am adding it. The ZIP file linked below contains three kinds of...

Dye tracing and hydrology

I have added a link to a scientific paper by Ben Miller.  The paper discusses the hydrology of Carroll Cave.  As part of the project,  extensive dye tracing was performed.  The result is a comprehensive view of where the water in the cave comes...

7/3/2018 – data collection

Trip date:  7/3/2018 Project manager:  Jack Peters Trip purpose:  Initially for education.  Download data loggers Areas of Cave visited:  CarrollPassage, Upstream Thunder Trip participants:  Bill Gee, Jack Peters, Jaxson Peters, Kristen Godfrey Entry Time:  10:20 Exit...

Flood events in Lower Thunder River

In early January 2018 Carroll Cave Conservancy bought and installed another stream level data logger.  The new logger is located about 150 feet downstream from Thunder Falls. The hypothesis supporting the new logger is that Lower Thunder River floods before Upper...

2017 Hydrology Project Report

2017 was, with one exception, a rather dull year regarding hydrology events in Carroll Cave.  Two major floods were recorded along with one minor flood. The major floods occurred on 29 April and 5 May.  In both cases Thunder River rose to a bit over 20 feet.  This is...