Ask Cavers: Is the U.S. Government Shutdown Affecting Cavers?
With the shutdown of the The United States federal government earlier on Tuesday, “non-essential” services across the country have been suspended.
Affected services include all National Parks as well as federal entities tasked with approving cave permits such as the Bureau of Land Management and the Forestry Service.
For this week’s ask cavers question, we want to hear how the shutdown is affecting cavers in across the U.S.
Are you a federal employee suddenly with more free time to go caving, or is your expedition cancelled?
Let us know in the comments below.