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by David Gibson
Sat 24 Oct 2020 17:31
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: News; November 2020
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Views: 30

News; November 2020

Cave Science Symposium Our annual cave science symposium will be an online event this year, taking place via Zoom on Saturday 14 November. Details are being finalised and will be posted to our social media outlets as soon as possible. Information about accessing the meeting via Zoom are at http://b...
by David Gibson
Fri 23 Oct 2020 11:06
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: BCRA Science Symposium and AGM 2020 - final arrangements
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Views: 148

BCRA Science Symposium and AGM 2020 - final arrangements

updated 6-Nov-2020 Information about the Science Symposium, including a timetable , can be found at https://british-caving.org.uk/bcra-cave-science-symposium/ . Science Symposium This is a zoom meeting. Please pre-register at https://tinyurl.com/y5fhvpqy . There is no fee, and you do not need to be...
by David Gibson
Fri 23 Oct 2020 09:52
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: How to join a Zoom Meeting
Replies: 0
Views: 17

How to join a Zoom Meeting

This year, BCRA's Cave Science Symposium and AGM will be held online using Zoom. It is likely that we will use Zoom for future online seminars and symposiums. If you are not familiar with the Zoom software, it is important that you read our guidelines as you will benefit from downloading it in advan...
by David Gibson
Fri 02 Oct 2020 12:05
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: News; October 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 59

News; October 2020

In this newsletter.... Connecting with Cave Research - Advice for Student Researchers BCRA Review 2019: pre-order now Annual General Meeting For news and information, go to... Facebook: http://facebook.com/groups/britishcaveresearchassociation/ BCRA News forum: http://bcra.org.uk/forum Twitter: htt...
by David Gibson
Fri 02 Oct 2020 11:15
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: Online Event: Connecting with Cave Research - Advice for Student Researchers
Replies: 0
Views: 34

Online Event: Connecting with Cave Research - Advice for Student Researchers

Monday 19 oct 19:00 to 21:30.
October 2020 Student Cave Science Poster 2.pdf
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An online webinar, hosted on Zoom, aimed at students in higher education who would like to become more involved in cave research. For more information please go to BCRA's Facebook Page or sign up at CHECC.
by David Gibson
Tue 28 Jul 2020 16:20
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: Tratman award for 2019 now announced
Replies: 0
Views: 67

Tratman award for 2019 now announced

The Tratman Award is given annually for a caving-related, paper-based publication, to recognise excellence and encourage future improvement. The award used to be administered by the Ghar Parau Foundation (GPF) when the GPF was a sub-charity of BCRA, but is now directly awarded by the BCRA. It is usu...
by David Gibson
Tue 28 Jul 2020 15:59
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: News; August 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 177

News; August 2020

In this newsletter... Covid-19 and Caving Periodicals BCRA Science Symposium Cave Biology SIG The Tratman Award 2019 Cave Studies Booklets 2021: International Year of Caves and Karst BCRA's Facebook page British Cave Science Centre Research Fund Annual General Meeting For news and information, go t...
by David Gibson
Tue 28 Jul 2020 13:46
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: BCRA Science Symposium 2020 - Template for Abstracts
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Views: 143

BCRA Science Symposium 2020 - Template for Abstracts

Please use this template for your symposium abstracts... BCRA_symposium_abstract_template_2020.doc The BCRA Cave Science Meeting 2020 is now confirmed for Saturday November 14th 2020 but will take place using an online portal. It will be hosted by Professor Mike Rogerson at the University of Northu...
by David Gibson
Mon 01 Jun 2020 13:42
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: Using BCRA URLs on Facebook
Replies: 1
Views: 148

Re: Using BCRA URLs on Facebook

A couple of points... Because the images associated with our periodicals change from issue to issue, you need to coax Facebook into fetching the new image. After setting up the link it is essential that you edit your post to update share attachment . I cannot code for a share attachment for bcra.org...
by David Gibson
Mon 27 Apr 2020 10:43
Forum: Cave Radio & Electronics
Topic: Contacting SAP's Phil Underwood
Replies: 1
Views: 204

Re: Contacting SAP's Phil Underwood

I'll pass this on to some people in the Cave Surveying Group, Luc.
by David Gibson
Sat 25 Apr 2020 12:26
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: News; April 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 116

News; April 2020

Just a short note to say that Cave and Karst Science 47(1) has now been posted to members and subscribers. If you have not yet renewed your BCRA membership for 2020 then this is the last issue you will receive. This issue is now available online with some supplementary material included. See http://...
by David Gibson
Thu 23 Apr 2020 14:25
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: Using BCRA URLs on Facebook
Replies: 1
Views: 148

Using BCRA URLs on Facebook

These notes are intended for BCRA's FB admins, but might be of more general interest You have probably noticed that if you post a message to Facebook that mentions a web site, Facebook will usually come up with an image relating to the web site in question and a short piece of descriptive text. Thi...
by David Gibson
Mon 06 Apr 2020 09:15
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: COVID-19 and BCRA Field Meetings
Replies: 1
Views: 180

Re: COVID-19 and BCRA Field Meetings

March 31st: Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the next few BCRA meetings / events are postponed. Further updates to our calendar will be made in due course, in accordance with government advice. For enquiries about a specific event please contact the event's organiser.
by David Gibson
Thu 19 Mar 2020 22:20
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: News; March 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 178

News; March 2020

In this newsletter... * Field Meetings and Library access (COVID 19) * Membership Renewal * Latest periodicals now online * British Cave Science Centre For news and information, go to... * Facebook: http://facebook.com/groups/1485495795064870/ * Our Calendar: http://bcra.org.uk/calendar * Our News F...
by David Gibson
Mon 16 Mar 2020 15:47
Forum: BCA Web Services
Topic: Using Google Calendar for your Caving Club diary
Replies: 0
Views: 220

Using Google Calendar for your Caving Club diary

BCRA has started using Google Calendar for listing our events. Our motivation for doing this, rather than relying on the BCA diary was that Google Calendar is easier for "lay people" to update, and it can be widely circulated, and used in an iframe. You can see it on BCRA's website at http://bcra.or...