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Rivers, Time and Tectonics
Thursday, 15/Feb/2024:
11:00am - 12:30pm

Session Chair: Jack Clothier
Location: Lawson Field Theatre

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11:00am - 11:15am

Understanding the ancient glacial history of the Rakaia and Canterbury

Shaelyn Townend1, Jamie Shulmeister1, Kate Pedley1, Marek Ewertowski2

1School of Earth and Environment, University of Canterbury; 2Faculty of Geographical and Geological Sciences, Adam Mickiewicz University


11:15am - 11:30am

Persistent control of vertical bed dynamics by active faults in unconfined gravel-bed rivers

Will Conley1,2, Sam McColl2,3, Ian Fuller2,4, Jon Tunnicliffe5

1Primary Industries Team, WSP - New Zealand, New Zealand; 2Massey University, Palmerston North, NZ; 3GNS Science, Lower Hutt, NZ; 4Tonkin and Taylor, Palmerston North, NZ; 5University of Auckland, Auckland, NZ


11:30am - 11:45am

How imprints of the past influence patterns of terraces and contemporary river processes in the Upper Mōtū River, East Cape, Aotearoa New Zealand

Jacqui McCord1, Gary Brierley1, Jon Tunnicliffe1, Ian Fuller2, Mike Marden3

1University of Auckland; 2Massey University, T&T; 3Landcare Research


11:45am - 12:00pm

Dance like there’s no one watching: evolution of the upper Darling River (Bourke to Wilcannia), New South Wales, Australia

Gresley A. Wakelin-King1,2

1Wakelin Associates, Clifton Hill, Vic. Australia; 2La Trobe University, Bundoora, Vic. Australia


12:00pm - 12:15pm

Dynamic disequilibrium in Australia’s continental interior

John Jansen1, Gregory Ruetenik1, Mike Sandiford2

1GFÚ Institute of Geophysics, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czechia; 2School of Earth Science, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia


12:15pm - 12:30pm

Exploring Modern Analogues in a Late Quaternary Low-Angle Fan-Delta Complex, Lake George, NSW

Alysha Jones, Bradley Pillans, Bradley Opdyke

Australian National University, Australia