Mission Statement

Triangle Troglodytes Mission Statement

The purposes of this organization shall be the same as those of the National Speleological Society, with the additional purpose of organizing NSS members in the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area of North Carolina to better promote the objectives of the NSS.

National Speleological Society Mission Statement

The National Speleological Society (NSS) is a non-profit membership organization dedicated to the scientific study of caves and karst; protecting caves and their natural contents through conservation, ownership, stewardship, and public education; and promoting responsible cave exploration and fellowship among those interested in caves.