RCGS-SPON­SORED BISARO ANIMA CAVE EX­PE­DI­TION SETS RECORD

Canadian Geographic - - YOUR SOCIETY - —Michela Rosano

On Jan. 1, 2018, Kath­leen Gra­ham de­scended 670 me­tres into the Bisaro Anima Cave, near Fernie, B.C., es­tab­lish­ing a new record for the deep­est cave in the coun­try. She and her eight team mem­bers made the dis­cov­ery dur­ing the lat­est ex­pe­di­tion of the multi-year Bisaro Plateau Caves Project, which is sup­ported by the Al­berta Spele­o­log­i­cal So­ci­ety and this year re­ceived fund­ing from The Royal Cana­dian Ge­o­graph­i­cal So­ci­ety. The team ex­pects fur­ther ex­plo­ration to take them even deeper. To read more, visit can­geo.ca/ma18/bisaro.

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