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Run To The Mill Cave is still open for visitation!

We are pleased to report that our newest acquisition, Run To The Mill Cave in central Tennessee, is still open for visitation!  SCCi purchased this long-closed cave in October 2013, only to have to close it for the winter in December when we discovered a significant population of hibernating Indiana bats in the main cave […]

SCCi Tumbling Rock Preserve

Mark Your Calendars! December 13, the 2nd Annual Christmas Party

Last year, the SCCi hosted our first annual Christmas Party at our Tumbling Rock preserve. It was a huge success and everyone had a great time–except it was really cold! We’re planning our 2nd annual Christmas party for Saturday, December 13. Mark your calendars! To make sure we all stay warmer this year, the party […]

John JV Van Swearingen IV Stewardship Award

Call for Nominations: JV Van Swearingen IV Stewardship Award

The SCCi, in cooperation with the Huntsville Grotto, is proud to announce that nominations are open for the John Van Swearingen IV Stewardship Award! The award was conceived by the Huntsville Grotto in honor of long-time member, conservationist, cave steward, and SCCi Director, JV, who passed away in 2001. It is presented annually at the […]