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MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK<br />
Stalactites and Stalagtites<br />
Stalactites, calcium carbonate deposits, hang icicle-like from the roof or walls of limestone caverns, formed by the dripping of mineralized solutions. Stalagmites, corresponding columnar deposits, are built upward from cave floors.

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MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK
Stalactites and Stalagtites
Stalactites, calcium carbonate deposits, hang icicle-like from the roof or walls of limestone caverns, formed by the dripping of mineralized solutions. Stalagmites, corresponding columnar deposits, are built upward from cave floors.

Copyright:© 1983 Chip Clark - Fundamental Photographs

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