The City of Alhama de Murcia, through the Department of Environment, reports on the exploration carried out at the Sima del Vapor, the warm gulf deeper Europe.
This is one of the scans at higher risk, those carried out by any professional caving for such adverse conditions that exist at the outset and that further amplify inside: low oxygen, high percentage humidity and high temperatures.
Therefore required a special equipment with continuous oxygen and specialized equipment used in this discipline.
The purpose of this exploration is scientific and is based on data collection for a better understanding of it, and the performance of a photo essay that will be part of a future exhibition.
The sample will be exposed to the public from March 16 to April 11, 2010 at the Archaeological Museum of Los Baños de Alhama de Murcia, entitled "Cuevas de Murcia."
The opening day of a conference with the title "Vapor Sima Cerro del Castillo de Alhama: The hot pit deeper Europe."
Source: Ayuntamiento de Alhama de Murcia