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By Jorge Rabassa

This complaints quantity provides chosen examine highlights from the 6th Argentine Geomorphology and Quaternary experiences Congress, hosted at CADIC, Ushuaia, on April 8–12, 2015 via the Argentine organization of Geomorphology and Quaternary reports (AACYG). The congress integrated detailed periods, symposia, invited lectures and posters at the following subject matters: Quaternary stratigraphy and geochronology, paleontology (diatoms, mollusks, foraminifera, palynology, phytoliths, paleobotany, vertebrates), dendrochronology, weather switch, paleoclimate, Pampean Quaternary paleolimnology, paleomagnetism, environmental magnetism, hydrogeochemical tactics, geoarchaeology, geomorphology, structural geology and neotectonics, paleosurfaces, volcanism, geological risks, resources, geomorphosites, and electronic mapping. The medical Committee of the Congress has chosen the papers released during this quantity from greater than one hundred fifty contributions in lots of assorted disciplines.

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