Fieldwork can be challenging, but there is nothing like the feeling you get after a really good deployment dive…
There are not that many female cave divers, and even fewer who speak Spanish. So sometimes I attract a crowd of people curious about what all these crazy gringos are doing in rubber suits. I think I convinced him that hydrologists were pretty cool.
You can never have too many toys!
Never rent your bungalow to a cave research scientist! These are before & after shots from one of our fieldwork trips…
Somehow I keep ending up on archaeology projects with these guys. I think it’s because we all really “dig” holes in the ground 😉
Nothing makes Maggie happier than a smelly rock covered with microbial slime, and yes, Mat always looks like a pirate.
Cave explorers are the only ones who could make cave scientists look normal by comparison 🙂