Conference Announcement

Clays & Soil Formation session at the 54th Annual Clay Minerals Society Conference

Call for Abstracts.

Please consider submitting an abstract to the Clays & Soil Formation session at the 54th Annual Clay Minerals Society (CMS) Conference that will be held in Edmonton, Alberta on June 5 – 8th, 2017. Suggested topics include but are not limited to nutrient cycling and weathering processes, biological effects on clay formation, and carbon stabilization in soils.

Call for participation: CSDCO Science Planning

Continental Scientific Drilling — Science Planning Workshop 2

May 18-19, 2017

Minneapolis, Minnesota

The NSF Continental Scientific Drilling Coordination Office (CSDCO) at the University of Minnesota requests participation in the development of a community Long Range Science Plan. If you plan to core or drill on Earth's continents in the next 10 years, your ideas should be included in the Science Plan. This process includes:

Call for CZ related abstracts Goldschmidt 2017 in Paris

Dear colleagues,

Please consider submitting an abstract to our Goldschmidt session SESSION # 11J: CRITICAL ZONE (CZ) EXPORT TO STREAMS AND GROUND WATER AS INDICATOR FOR CZ FUNCTIONS IN THE ANTHROPOCENE: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES. Submission deadline is April 1st. Jérôme Gaillardet will give the keynote. Hope to see you in Paris!!

Goldschmidt 11e: Spatial and Temporal Redox Dynamics in Soils and Sediments

Please consider submitting to this excellent session on redox dynamics at the Goldschmidt 2017 conference in Paris, France (August 13th-18th).
Abstract submission deadline is April 1st, 2017 (23:59 EST).

11e: How Spatial and Temporal Redox Dynamics Shape Biogeochemistry in Soils and Sediments Across Scales

Keynote Speaker: Professor Philippe Van Cappellen (University of Waterloo, Canada)

BIOGEOMON Weathering and chemical processes as keys to ecosystem functioning.

Dear Colleagues, 
Please consider submitting an abstract to the BIOGEOMON session: Weathering and chemical processes as keys to ecosystem functioning. 
Invited speakers: Anne-Desiree Schmidt (University of Strasbourg), Zsuzsanna Balogh-Brunstad (Hartwick College), Steeve Bonneville (Université Libre de Bruxelles), Heather Buss (University of Bristol). Abstract deadline is 10 March 2017, http://www.biogeomon.cz/

Goldschmidt session 9e: The future of biogeochemical cycling in polar regions

I would like to draw your attention to a session which we are organising at this year's Goldschmidt conference on "The future of biogeochemical cycling in the polar regions".  The keynote speaker
will be Jorien Vonk (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam). Abstract deadline is 1 April.

Goldschmidt Session 09b: Carbonate Weathering Impacts on CZ Evolution

Goldschmidt Session 09b: Carbonate Weathering Impacts on Critical Zone Evolution: Rapid Transformations of Structure and Function on Decade to Millennial Timescales
Session chairs: Pamela Sullivan (Univ Kansas) and Heather Buss (Univ Bristol), Keynote speaker: Jerome Gaillardet and Invited Speaker: Lixin Jin