Dendroclimatology

Progress and Prospects

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-4010-8 (Print) 978-1-4020-5725-0 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Introductory section

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-15

      High-Resolution Paleoclimatology

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 17-34

      Dendroclimatology in High-Resolution Paleoclimatology

  3. Scientific bases of dendroclimatology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 35-35

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 37-75

      How Well Understood Are the Processes that Create Dendroclimatic Records? A Mechanistic Model of the Climatic Control on Conifer Tree-Ring Growth Dynamics

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 77-112

      Uncertainty, Emergence, and Statistics in Dendrochronology

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 113-145

      A Closer Look at Regional Curve Standardization of Tree-Ring Records: Justification of the Need, a Warning of Some Pitfalls, and Suggested Improvements in Its Application

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 147-172

      Stable Isotopes in Dendroclimatology: Moving Beyond ‘Potential’

  4. Reconstruction of climate patterns and values relative to today’s climate

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 173-173

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 175-227

      Dendroclimatology from Regional to Continental Scales: Understanding Regional Processes to Reconstruct Large-Scale Climatic Variations Across the Western Americas

  5. Applications of dendroclimatology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 229-229

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 231-261

      Application of Streamflow Reconstruction to Water Resources Management

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 263-295

      Climatic Inferences from Dendroecological Reconstructions

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 297-327

      North American Tree Rings, Climatic Extremes, and Social Disasters

  6. Overview

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 329-329

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 331-353

      Tree Rings and Climate: Sharpening the Focus

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 355-365