The teams involved included Upper Wharfedale Fell Rescue Association, Swaledale Mountain Rescue Team, Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team, Cumbria Mines Rescue, the Bradford Pothole Club, the Yorkshire Spelio Society as well as members of the CRO's reserve cavers
The billionaire's offer to help with the rescue had been rebuffed as impractical by authorities as well as by expert divers, including the caver
, who splits time between the United Kingdom and Thailand, has been dating a 40-year-old woman for several years.
Another emergency medical group arrived Sunday to wait for the rescuers to surface with the injured caver
and the three other cave climbers who had been with him.
"Most people don't understand caves," says Jason Polk, a professor of geography at Western Kentucky University and a lifelong caver
. "Caves are abstract.
Students should dress the caver
in warm clothes, a helmet with a headlamp, boots, and also include additional equipment such as a rope, flashlight and tools.
For instance, some of the walls in New Mexico's Lechuguilla Cave are coated with guarly bumps of various sizes, a type of formation that cavers
have nicknamed popcorn.
BRUCE BREWER is a writer, photographer, and caver
based in Tallahassee, Florida.
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Those who did respond may be more or less familiar with rabies than the average caver
. In addition, the survey may be subject to response bias.
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Janot Lamberton, to check out ice caves in Greenland, where centuries-old organism samples can be found.