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Dendro Center talks at the 2012 AAG
Nov 19, 2011, 9:50 PM
by Scott St. George
Dec 7, 2011, 1:10 PM
Association of American Geographers
has released the
for its upcoming
in New York City. Six members of our group will be presenting their research in sessions dedicated to forest ecology, fire dynamics, biogeography, and (of course) dendrochronology.
Click the links to view the abstract for each contributed paper.
Saturday February 25
Lane Johnson and Kurt Kipfmueller
Tree-ring reconstruction of island/mainland fire events along a historic travel corridor in Minnesota's Boundary Waters Wilderness
Max Torbenson and David Brown
Dendrochronological analysis of sub-fossil pine from the Mid-Holocene in Northern Ireland
Sunday February 26
Megan Buchanan and Justin Hart
Canopy disturbance history in old-growth white oak sites of the eastern United States: Examination of long-term trends and broad-scale patterns
Monday February 27
Do high-elevation northern red oak tree-rings share a common climate-driven growth signal?
Does proxy uncertainty affect the relations inferred between the Pacific Decadal Oscillation and wildfire activity in the western United States?
Tuesday February 28
Erika Wertz, Scott St. George and Joseph Zeleznik
Testing whether vessel characteristics in bur oak can serve as proxies for severe Red River floods within the United States