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The Texas Speleological Survey (TSS) is a non-profit corporation established in 1960 to collect, organize, and maintain information on Texas caves and karst (the term for a landscape likely to contain caves). . . . [read more]


Texas Caving has a new home!

The Texas Speleological Survey (TSS) and the Texas Cave Management Association (TCMA) are pleased to announce the new Texas Speleology Center! This facility will serve as the new joint headquarters for both organizations and will eventually be the new home of the TSS library currently located at the Pickle Research campus. The Texas Speleology Center is located near Driftwood, TX (southwest of Austin) and is in the former residence of Bill Mixon (read more . . . )


Next TSS Event

Quarterly Meeting: The next meeting of the Board of Directors will be held on Saturday, 8 September 2018, starting at 10 AM at the new Texas Speleological Center, 14045 North Green Hills Loop, Austin 78737-8619
How to get to the TSC:
MAP or Directions to Texas Speleological Center
MAP to TSS Pickle Office

Meeting Contact: Jim Kennedy - Please notify us a week ahead so we know you're coming.

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Orion Knox in the entrance room of Electro-Mag Cave, Sun City, Williamson County, Texas - photo George Veni - click for a larger image in a new window     
Orion Knox in the entrance room of Electro-Mag Cave, Sun City, Williamson County, Texas.
- photo George Veni
NEW PUBLICATIONS!!

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TSS MONOGRAPHS --NEW IN 2018!!! KARST AWARENESS/EDUCATION SERIES HISTORICAL REPRINTS TSS SPECIAL PUBLICATIONS
  • TSS Maps. Download over 1766 cave maps from 56 Texas counties, plus an Excel™ spreadsheet index.
NON-TSS PUBLICATIONS


MASTHEAD PHOTO: Government Canyon Blowhole: photo by Marvin Miller


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