The AMCS Bulletin series is published by the Association for Mexican Cave Studies, a Project of the National Speleological Society. Bulletins are monographs, published irregularly, on cave areas in Mexico or topics concerning the caves of Mexico. The following Bulletins have been published.

See also Submitting Manuscripts


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Bulletin 26. The Astyanax Caves of Mexico: Cavefishes of Tamaulipas, San Luis Potosí, and Guerrero (2018). $30

Bulletin 25. San Agustín 2013 Expedition (2014). out of print. Free 7 MB* PDF

Bulletin 24. Sulfidic Karst Springs and Speleogenesis in the Sierra de Chiapas (2013). $8

Bulletin 23. Heart of Earth: Studies in Maya Ritual Cave Use (2012). $10

Bulletin 22. Return to the Forgotten World / Regreso al Mundo Olvidado (2012). $10

Bulletin 21. Karst Hydrogeology and Speleogeneis of Sistema Zacatón (2010). Out of print; free 12.5 MB* PDF.

Bulletin 20. Exploring Highland Maya Ritual Cave Use: Archaeology & Ethnography in Huehuetenango, Guatemala (2009). $8

Bulletin 19. Proceedings of the X, XI, and XII International Symposia on Vulcanospeleology (2008). $15 (including CD supplement) or free 18 MB* PDF, 15 MB* .ZIP supplement.

Bulletin 18. Modeling the Groundwater Catchment of the Sian Ka'an Reserve, Quitana Roo (2007). $15

Bulletin 17. Lava Tubes of the Suchiooc Volcano, Mexico (2006). $10

Bulletin 16. Ancient Maya Ritual Cave Use in the Sibun Valley, Belize (2006). $12

Bulletin 15. Adaptations to Cave Life in Decapods from Oaxaca (2005). $12

Bulletin 14. Karst Hydrology of the Sierra de El Abra, Mexico (2004). out of print. Free 8 MB* PDF

Bulletin 13. Geologic Studies in the Purificación Karst (2004). $10

Bulletin 12. Ancient Maya Cave Use in the Yalahau Region, Northern Quintana Roo, Mexico (2003). Free 14 MB* PDF

Bulletin 11. Cave Hydrology of the Caribbean Yucatan Coast (2003). $10

Bulletin 10. Caves of the Golondrinas Area (2002). $6 REDUCED

Bulletin 9. Hydrogeology of the Sistema Huautla Karst Groundwater Basin (2002). Free 7.4 MB* PDF

Bulletin 8. Further Studies on the Cavernicole Fauna of Mexico and Adjacent Regions (1982). Free 23 MB* PDF

Bulletin 7. Caves of the San Juan Plateau (1977). Free 7.4 MB* PDF
A few copies of the bound book of Bulletin 7, without the loose map plates, are still available for $3.

Bulletin 6. Studies on the Caves and Cave Fauna of the Yucatan Peninsula (1977). Free 40 MB* PDF

Bulletin 5. Studies on the Cavernicole Fauna of Mexico and Adjacent Regions (1973). Free 24 MB* PDF

Bulletin 4. Studies on the Cavernicole Fauna of Mexico (1971). Free 48 MB* PDF

Bulletin 3. A Preliminary Bibliography of Mexican Cave Biology (1971). Free 9.5 MB* PDF

Bulletin 2. Sótano de las Golondrinas (1968). Free 4 MB* PDF

Bulletin 1. Caves of the Inter-American Highway (1967; reprint 2001). Free 11 MB* PDF

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18 April 2020