Third International Gondwana Symposium


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The International Union of Geological Sciences and the Australian Academy of Science will sponsor the Third International Gondwana Symposium on August 6–11, 1973, in Canberra, Australia. The program topics will include: Paleogeography (including paleoclimate and paleomagnetism); Gondwana floras; Environment and origin of Gondwana coal deposits; Age and stratigraphical relations of the glacial deposits; Advances in stratigraphy and paleontology; and Tectonics (igneous activity, geochronology, structural geology, and nature of the continental margins). Field excursions are being planned for the week preceding and two weeks following the symposium.