The 7th ICFS was held in Lincoln, Nebraska, USA, on 6th-10th
August 2001. This conference was the latest in a series of specialist
fluvial conferences that have been held every four years since
1977. This year, it included a special session devoted to Dryland
Rivers: Process & Product.
Click header to get a summary of the new science relevant to
dryland rivers that was presented at this conference. Also here
are the relevant full abstracts illustrated with photos from the
authors. If you wish to see the abstracts for the papers not directly
related to drylands, go direct to the ICFS
website and download the abstracts booklet PDF file (5.7 Mb).
Many of the presentations at the 7ICFS are being written up for
a Special Publication of the International Association of Sedimentologists
(IAS), edited by Mike Blum and Sue Marriott. This book should
appear towards the end of 2002 - keep an eye on the IAS
website for further information.