Thursday 5th January 2006

08.30 - onwards: Registration

09.00 - 09.25: The Earth Science Centre - saltash.net community school
Gordon Neighbour

09.25 - 09.50: Disused quarries in Somerset as a public resource
Hugh Prudden

09.50 - 10.15: The Wheal Martyn Boulder Park
C.M. Bristow and P.W. Scott

10.15 - 10.40: The GeoValue Project: Testing the Geodiversity Profile in Cornwall, Devon and Somerset
Peter Scott, David Roche, Clive Nicholas, Robin Shail, Hugh Prudden and Peter Ealey

10.40 - 11.00: Coffee

11.00 - 11.25: A case study in coastal erosion and management - Westward Ho! and Northam Burrows
Peter Keene

11.25 - 11.50: Sedimentary facies changes across the marine-fluvial boundary - a new Holocene record from the River Taw valley, Devon, England
G.M. Havelock, A.G. Brown and J.T.Jordan

11.50 - 12.15: The Development of Crow Point, Taw-Torridge Estuary, North Devon
Deryck Laming

12.15 - 12.40: The Culm seams of North Devon - history of exploitation
James Coulter

12.40 - 12.55: Biddi Black and its geological setting
N.E. Butcher (short contribution)

12.55 – 14.00: Lunch

"Case Histories in Earth Investigations" - Special Session of the Southwest Regional Group of the Geological Society, London

14.00 - 14.25: The Remaining Reserves of Libya - implications for Opec output
D. D. Clark Lowes

14.25 - 14.50: Hydrocarbon exploration in the Dorset area
Matt England, Paul Farrimond, Andrew Hindle et al.

14.50 - 15.15: Polar climate proxies: do they cut any ice?
Steven Rowland, Simon Belt, Guillaume Masse and Michel Poulin

15.15 - 15.40: Tea

15.40 - 16.05: Regional radon distribution as a guide to uranium mineralisation in SW England
C.J. Moon

16.05 - 16.30: Investigations of shallow mine workings at Horrabridge
Richard Gould

16.30 - 16.55: ANO TBA



Protecting and Presenting the Jurassic Coast
Richard Edmonds/Chris Pamplin

The West Dorset fossil collecting code of conduct
Richard Edmonds/Chris Pamplin

The Cornubian Dinosaur Project
Gordon Neighbour

Gillan Creek, South Cornwall – anatomy of a small ria

Some examples of small-scale folds in Somerset
Hugh Prudden

The evolution of the River Otter catchment, east Devon
R. W. Gallois

Thematic trails - booklets on place , time and landscape
Peter Keene

The stratigraphy of the Dunscombe Mudstone Formation (late Triassic) of south-west England
R. W. Gallois

A sedimentological and ichnological study of the Carnian arenaceous units of the Mercia Mudstone Group of south-west England
Richard J. Porter & Ramues W. Gallois


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