Illinois Speleological Survey, Inc.
A Project of the National Speleological Society


White Nose Syndrome
The ISS encourages all cavers within the state of Illinois to abide by and support cave access restrictions and closures put in place to slow the spread of White Nose Syndrome (WNS).
The ISS encourages all cavers to follow the best available decontamination procedures between all cave trips.

Information on WNS can be found here


Logo by Brian R. Braye

The Illinois Speleological Survey is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting, conserving, locating, recording, exploring and studying caves and karst in Illinois.

ISS Patch
ISS is still offering a patch with an all color logo for $5 plus shipping.
Please contact Richard Raber at rkrraber(at)effingham(dot)net to order


The Illinois Speleological Survey can be contacted through the president.

As of October 2005, this page is maintained by Jack Wood. Please email the Webmaster with web page comments and corrections. All other correspondence should be addressed to the ISS via the President.
This page last modified 10 Jan 2013. Linked pages were updated last on 8 Feb 2016.