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August 2021 Minutes
Meeting was held on August 03, 2021
Minutes recorded by: Brian Alger
  • Lee Ann Dean and Skinny (Host)
  • Brian, Susan, Destiny & Jace Alger
  • Don Mittan
  • Dan & Carol Dennison
  • Tim and Lilly Kohtz
  • Michael, Gibson & Graham White
  • Laine Roberts (Remotely)
Old Business
  • Covered last month's minutes
  • Brackettville caving potential – No further communications
New Business
  • Rosemary contacted Dan about some old LAG related stuff she found. She wanted to give it to a current LAG member.  Dan suggested bringing it to a future meeting to go through it.
  • Added two new members to LAG and they also joined the NSS. Welcome Laine and Patti!
  • Jennifer Foote is starting the High Guads Restoration project again.  More information can be found at
  • The NSS 2022 convention will be held June 13-17 in Rapid City, South Dakota.
  • Skinny feed the very needy Blue Jays during the meeting.
  • Brian still has access to the new digging equipment used on the last trip.
  • Carlsbad Caverns National Park is using a reservation system to handle visitation in the cave.
  • Cave of the Winds is using a "First Come First Served" system.  Longs lines at the cave at opening.
Trip Reports
  • Brian gave a trip report from the Sonora trip.  Weather was hot but very pleasant.  The trip was successful as further progress was made.
  • Michael gave a trip report from the investigation of a potential cave on a ranch in south Texas.  The cave had a small entrance with a large but shallow entrance room.  It was occupied by a large snake and a small rodent.  No air flow was detected and no potential leads were found.
Upcoming Trips
  • Sonora trip – Potential dates are September 3 or October 29.  Leaning towards the October 29th date due to member availability.
Next Meeting
  • October 5, 2021
  • 7:00 PM
  • 3403 89th St, Lubbock TX


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