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Rene Ohms Shares Her Adventures on the Caving Podcast

Rene Ohms Shares Her Adventures on the Caving Podcast

South Dakota's two best known caves (Wind and Jewel) have grown considerably thanks in no small part to Rene. She has also explored Lechuguilla, Ft ...
NRMG Awarded with USFS/BLM Joint Conservation Project of the Year

NRMG Awarded with USFS/BLM Joint Conservation Project of the Year

Earlier this month, the Northern Rocky Mountain Grotto was recognized with the 2019 Conservation Project Award from the US Forest Service and Bureau of Land ...
Montana Caving Clubs Recognized with Wildlife Conservation Award

Montana Caving Clubs Recognized with Wildlife Conservation Award

The Northern Rocky Mountain Grotto and Bigfork HS Cave Club received the 2019 Wildlife Conservation Award from the Montana Chapter of the Wildlife Society. Members ...
Garza Scholarship for students to attend NSS Convention 2019

Garza Scholarship for students to attend NSS Convention 2019

The NSS is pleased to announce that four scholarships of $500 each to attend the 2019 NSS Convention in Cookeville, Tennessee have been generously donated ...
We'll Fund Your Upcoming Cave Project: Annual Small Grant Deadline!

We’ll Fund Your Upcoming Cave Project: Annual Small Grant Deadline!

Now that the holidays are over, it's time to start thinking about summer caving projects! If you're looking for some additional funds to support your ...
NSS Luminary, Mike McEachern

NSS Luminary, Mike McEachern

Offered a research assistant position in archaeology at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, McEachern moved to Canada to search for signs of early man ...
NRMG Signs Another Historic Agreement w/ USFS

NRMG Signs Another Historic Agreement w/ USFS

The officers of the Northern Rocky Mountain Grotto have been hard at work, now to sign another agreement with the USFS. Basically, this agreement is ...
Welcome back agency partners!

Welcome back agency partners!

Unless you've been underground for the last month (and maybe some of you have been), you're aware of the federal shutdown which only just lifted.The ...
File a Trip Report and WIN A FREE ROPE!

File a Trip Report and WIN A FREE ROPE!

We are excited to announce a new contest at the Annual Grotto Meeting (April 5-7th at Lewis and Clark Caverns!) This year we will be ...
Winter Message to Cavers

Winter Message to Cavers

November is the beginning of the period when wildlife managers begin actively looking for white-nose syndrome (WNS) positive bats. As the disease and the causative ...
Looking for a summer job?

Looking for a summer job?

The BLM Billings Field Office and USFS Custer Gallatin National Forest are working in conjunction with the National Speleological Society’s Northern Rocky Mountain Grotto to ...
Hans Bodenhamer Represents the NRMG at Invasive Species Workshop in Helena

Hans Bodenhamer Represents the NRMG at Invasive Species Workshop in Helena

Mr. Bodenhamer was asked to represent the NRMG for a Western Governor’s Association Workshop on Biosecurity and Invasive Species on November 14th of this year ...