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DS2019 will be April 19-22, 2019 in Zzyzx.
Theme: "Exploring Ends of Eras in the Eastern Mojave Desert" will take place in and around Clark Mt. & Ivanpah Valley with an emphasis on the Pleistocene/Holocene transition period.

Deadlines
Abstract and paper submission: 5 February 2019
Final submission of reviewed and revised papers:  12 March 2019
Registration:  5 April 2019,  5p

Registration for the 2019 meeting is open.
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Original and previously unpublished scientific research papers relating to the eastern Mojave or any subject involving any desert are welcome. All papers submitted will be peer-reviewed for relevance to desert topics and scientific content before acceptance.

2019 Field Trip maps

Keynote presentation (Friday night)
Plant Rings in Southern California Deserts
David K. Lynch



CARPOOLING! All of us will be carpooling during some or all of the field trip. To the extent possible, please make arrangements to carpool before the meeting with people who you know will be going on the field trip.

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topics: geology,  biology,  botany,  ecology,  archaeology,  hydrology,  paleontology,  tectonics,  climate,  history,  mining,  mineralogy,  conservation,  desert resource management

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