Wilderness Words: Karst
Karst is a type of landscape formed as water dissolves soft rock. Some features of karst areas include steep cliffs, underground waterways, and caves. These areas can be an important source of clean drinking water. When visiting karst features make sure to pack out all of your waste.
Learn more in the video below:
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