MSC TRAINING DIVE INTO THE KAMAČNIK SPRING
On Saturday, 26 September 2009, the Cave Rescue Commission
of the Mountain Rescue Service (MRS) conducted a training dive into the
Kamačnik spring, which is classified as an important landscape. The plan
was to dive to a depth of more than 94 metres – the maximum depth reached
up to date – and to further explore the spring. However, due to poor visibility,
the deep-water dive was postponed, and focus was placed on researching
and mapping the spring’s upper parts.
Present at the dive was a supervisor of our institution, who is also a
This is yet another commendable example of cooperation between the Public
Institution “Priroda”, the MSC and the Vrbovsko Forest Office
of Hrvatske Šume, the Croatian forest management company. After a demanding
dive, the cave divers sought tasty refreshments in Vrbovsko.