NSS Cartography Salon Winners

2006

Coordinator: George Dasher

Bellingham, Washington

Chair: Jim Kennedy

 
 

There were 18 maps entered in this year's (29th annual) salon: 9 in the apprentice category, 8 in experienced, 1 in master/professional, and 2 in non-traditional. In addition, there were 2 maps shown as "display only." The United States, Philippines, Serbia, Slovakia, and China were represented by entries.

Judges:

    Apprentice Category: Mike Futrell, Howard Kalnitz, Steve Reames

    Experienced, Master/Professional, and Non-Traditional Categories: Rod Horrocks, Pat Kambesis, Carol Veseley.

Images of maps that received awards. Click on any map to see a larger view. See a list of all entries at bottom of page.

MAPS

Novice
(First-Time Entrants)

ACCEPTED

Cachtická jaskyna (Cachtice Cave), Slovakia

Martin Sluka

Dogwood Cave, Hart County KY

Steven Austin

Gryka e Madhe (Great Canyon, or Velika Klisura), Kosovo, Serbia

Martin Sluka

Mudkins Wallow Cave, Meade County KY

Steven Austin

Oil Well Cave, Hart County KY

Steven Austin

Turkey Hollow Cave, Crawford County MO

Keith Drossman

 

HONORABLE MENTION

Catacombs Cave, Siskiyou County, CA

Liz Wolff/John Tinsley

 

MERIT AWARD

Denny Saltpeter Cave, Wayne County KY

Lacie Braley


Roxbury Mine, Litchfield County, CT

Bob Jacobs


Experienced

(Those having won a previous award in the Salon)

ACCEPTED

Down Draft Cave, Skamania County WA

Garry Petrie

Perseverance Cave, ??? County WA

Garry Petrie

White Owl Cave, Tuolumne County WA

Heather McDonald


HONORABLE MENTION

Grand Caverns, Augusta County, VA

Paul Gaskins

Little River Pit, Mendocino County, CA

Matt Leissring

Smokehole Cave, Rockcastle County, KY

Howard Kalnitz

MERIT AWARD

Thorntons Cave, Sumter County, FL

by Lee Florea

Kamira Cave, Magtangtang, Republic of the Philippines

Glen Malliet

 

Master/Professional

(Those who are paid professional cartographers or who have previously won the Medal)

ACCEPTED

Peacock Cave, Grant County WV

George Dasher


HONORABLE MENTION

None.


MERIT AWARD

None.

 

Non-Traditional

ACCEPTED

Nandan 2006 Expedition, Guangxi, China

Mike Futrell


HONORABLE MENTION

None.


MERIT AWARD

Germany Valley, Pendleton County, WV

Gordon Brace


Display Only

Dumbiersky vysokohorsky kras (Dumbier highmountain karst), featuring Jaskyna mrtvych netopierov (Cave of the Dead Bats), Slovakia

Martin Sluka

SRTM Digital Elevation Model, Guizhou Province, China

Mike Futrell


MEDAL (BEST OF SHOW)

No medal was awarded this year.