23rd Biennial Conference


The 23rd ACMS Conference was held at UWA in Perth on the 3rd and 4th of February 2014 with a field trip on the 5th of February.


Program, Abstracts, images and other details are here.



22nd Biennial Conference


The 22nd ACMS Conference was held in Mildura, Victoria on the 7th to 9th of February 2012. 


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21st Biennial Conference

The 21st ACMS Conference was held in Brisbane, Queensland on Saturday August 7th and Sunday August 8th 2010, immediately following the 19th World Congress of Soil Science.

Program and Abstracts are here

20th Biennial Conference

held in conjunction with the Australian Soil Science Society Meeting

Adelaide November 7th 2006

The 2006 biennial Conference of the ACMS meeting was included within the Conference of the Australian Society Of Soil Science in Adelaide. Bob Gilkes chaired the session, at which Leigh Sullivan spoke on schwertmannite and its effect on water quality in acid sulfate soils, and Cameron Wearing delivered a paper on the nature and stability of clay domains in soils.  John Keeling reported a new variety of asbestos from Rowland Flat in the Adelaide Hills, and on a philosophical note, Jock Churchman's topic was "W(h)ither soil mineralogy" (a positive view).  The session concluded with  Rob Fitzpatrick's paper  on soil mineralogy in forensic investigations.

Program is here

 19th Biennial Conference & Workshop - South Australia 2004

Clay Mineralogy & Geophysics for Environmental Management & Mineral Exploration

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18th Biennial Conference & Workshop - Canberra 2002

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