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Feeling the texture of the rock can be a rewarding experience. However handling any formation leaves fingerprints which when covered with a new layer of calcite (this may happen in a very short space of time) are preserved for ever. Never give in to the temptation to touch any formation, whether wet or dry. Feeling the texture of the rock can be a rewarding experience. However handling any formation leaves fingerprints which when covered with a new layer of calcite (this may happen in a very short space of time) are preserved for ever. Never give in to the temptation to touch any formation, whether wet or dry.
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 +===== Links to Other Conservation Documents =====
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 +\\  * BCA leaflet on Cave Conservation: "Minimal Impact Caving Guidelines"
 + http://british-caving.org.uk/wiki3/lib/exe/fetch.php?media=conservation_access:micg.pdf
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 +\\  * Thought provoking slide presentation produced by the Belgium caving club [[http://www.scavalon.be|SC Avalon]].
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 +\\  * {{:conservation:sc_avalon_cave_protection.pdf|Cave Protection: Some Thoughts, Tips and Actions}}
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