Council of Southern Caving Clubs

Carbon Dioxide - Added meta data

Carbon Dioxide CARBON DIOXIDE (CO2) by Dr Tony Boycott Carbon Dioxide Odourless gas, heavier than air, may form pockets of higher concentration in low areas. Experienced “CO2” cavers claim to be able to detect raised levels by a metallic taste. HSE max recommended exposure is 5000 ppm (0.5%) for 8 hours, or 15000 ppm (1.5%) for up to 15 mins. Normal concentration is 0.03% in surface air. Normally 1% in caves, may be higher because of rotting vegetation, poor ventilation, small passages with…

Documents - [2021]

Documents Forms If you have any expense claims please use one of the following forms: * [CSCC Expenses Form (.pdf)] * [CSCC Expenses Form (Excel format)] Minutes and Officer Reports 2021 * GM Friday 19 Nov 2021 * [Agenda], [BCA Rep Report], [Comms Officer Report], [Equipment Officer Report], [Treasurer & Webmaster Reports], [C&A Report] * [Newsletter November 2021] * GM Monday 06 Sept 2021 * [Agenda], [Treasurer's Report], [Minutes][C&A Report] * AGM Friday 14 May 2…

Welcome - [MCR Training 13 Nov] Done

Welcome The results of the ballots following the recent AGM have now been announced. Congratulations to the winners and commiserations to the losers. Read more ... 1st November 2021 An evening of talks and presentations including the giving of the annual J'Rat Digging Award.

Officers - [Officers] Chairman -> Chair

Officers Chair: Ed Waters Secretary: Frank Tully Treasurer: POST VACANT Conservation & Access: Graham Price Equipment & Techniques: Andrew Atkinson. Training: Dave Keegan. BCA Rep: Linda Wilson. Communications Officer: Pete Hall. Webmaster

Documents - [2021] C & A Report

Documents Forms If you have any expense claims please use one of the following forms: * [CSCC Expenses Form (.pdf)] * [CSCC Expenses Form (Excel format)] Minutes and Officer Reports 2021 * GM Friday 19 Nov 2021 * [Agenda], [BCA Rep Report], [Comms Officer Report], [Equipment Officer Report], [Treasurer & Webmaster Reports], [C&A Report] * [Newsletter November 2021] * GM Monday 06 Sept 2021 * [Agenda], [Treasurer's Report], [Draft Minutes 1Oct2021] * AGM Friday 14 Ma…

Documents - [2021]

Documents Forms If you have any expense claims please use one of the following forms: * [CSCC Expenses Form (.pdf)] * [CSCC Expenses Form (Excel format)] Minutes and Officer Reports 2021 * GM Friday 19 Nov 2021 * [Agenda] * GM Monday 06 Sept 2021 * [Agenda], [Treasurer's Report], [Draft Minutes 1Oct2021] * AGM Friday 14 May 2021 * [AGM Agenda & Notification of officer nominations.], [Minutes], [C&A Report], [Treasurer & Webmaster Reports], [Accounts 2020],

Welcome - [BCA News Feed] Added link to BCA website

Welcome POSTPONED Due to the rescue in Wales over the weekend with many MCR volunteers involved , this training exercise has been postponed. Rhino Rift will be closed to visitors on Saturday 13th November for a MCR training exercise. Please avoid the cave on this day.

CSCC Anchor Placement Programme - [CSCC Anchor Placement Programme] Added Rhino RHR

CSCC Anchor Placement Programme To request that CSCC consider placing anchors in a place where there are currently none, or that may benefit for additional anchors, please bring it to a CSCC meeting by filling in the anchor request form below. The list below details previous request and other intended work. A rejection in the past does not mean that the same place should not be submitted again, attitudes change over time.

Equipment - [Anchor Scheme Forms] : Changed the Anchor request form so that it can be edited ...

Equipment CSCC ANCHOR PLACEMENT PROGRAMME See CSCC Anchor Placement Programme ECO ANCHORS MAINTAINED BY THE CSCC All anchors should be checked before use. See [Anchor Inspection & Usage] Anchors that do not meet the tests should be reported to the Equipment Officer via email. Please see previous reports and the outcomes. Anchors in the CSCC region that are not listed below have not been placed by the CSCC.

Welcome - MCR Practice 6th Nov. Done

Welcome POSTPONED Due to the rescue in Wales over the weekend with many MCR volunteers involved , this training exercise has been postponed. Rhino Rift will be closed to visitors on Saturday 13th November for a MCR training exercise. Please avoid the cave on this day.

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