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The investigated northwest German mire site at Totes Moor is densely covered with subfossil pine stumps (Pinus sylvestris L.) from the fen-bog transition. This facilitates the spatio-temporal reconstruction of mire development, which is based on 212 in situ tree stumps in the case study presented...

Author(s)
Achterberg, I. E. M.; Eckstein, J.; Birkholz, B.; Bauerochse, A.; Leuschner, H. H.
Publisher
Copernicus GmbH, Katienburg-Lindau, Germany
Citation
Climate of the Past, 2018, 14, 1, pp 85-100
Abstract

A unique remnant of forest dating back to the period 9733-7897 yr BC and consisting of hundreds of tree bases was discovered in the Czech Republic. We aimed to reveal the complex disturbance history of this (sub)fossil forest using dendrochronology, and to describe its detailed plant species...

Author(s)
Šamonil, P.; Moravcová, A.; Pokorný, P.; Žáčková, P.; Kašpar, J.; Vašíčková, I.; Daněk, P.; Novák, J.; Hájková, P.; Adam, D.; Leuschner, H. H.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 2018, 507, pp 81-96
Abstract

Macro- and megafossil studies are of great value in palaeoecology because such evidence is spatially precise, directly radiocarbon dated, and usually taxon-specific. Here, we present new macro- and megafossil data from ten sites from the Gredos Mountains, central Iberian Peninsula, that suggest...

Author(s)
Rubiales, J. M.; Génova, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc, Orlando, USA
Citation
Quaternary Research, 2015, 84, 1, pp 12-20
Abstract

The paper deals with the analysis of the external factor (solar activity, volcanic eruptions) influence on tree growth at the Kola Peninsula, northwestern Russia. Pinus sylvestris L. (Scots pine) tree-ring chronologies collected nearby the northern timberline (68.63N, 33.25E) include the oldest...

Author(s)
Shumilov, O. I.; Kasatkina, E. A.; Mielikainen, K.; Timonen, M.; Kanatjev, A. G.
Publisher
Graduate Faculty of Environment, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Citation
International Journal of Environmental Research, 2011, 5, 4, pp 855-864
Abstract

Question: Can investigations of subfossil bog-pine woodlands contribute to the understanding of mire development, especially the influence of climate fluctuations on the fen-bog transition? Location: Lowlands of northwest Germany. Methods: We investigated pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) tree remains...

Author(s)
Eckstein, J.; Leuschner, H. H.; Bauerochse, A.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Vegetation Science, 2011, 22, 5, pp 781-794
Abstract

Tree-ring analysis of subfossil Pinus sylvestris L., from nine new peatland sites located beyond the species' current northern limit in Scotland, established a regional chronology called WRATH-9. The chronology has been provisionally dated against Irish pine chronologies and provides the first...

Author(s)
Moir, A. K.; Leroy, S. A. G.; Brown, D.; Collins, P. E. F.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Holocene, 2010, 20, 6, pp 931-942
Abstract

Island-lake ecosystems are suitable for testing scale dependence in forests disturbance theories thanks to differences in the potential for fire spread on islands and the mainland. We investigated past fire regime on the mainland and on islands in a large lake in south-east Sweden. We used...

Author(s)
Niklasson, M.; Drobyshev, I.; Zielonka, T.
Publisher
CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood, Australia
Citation
International Journal of Wildland Fire, 2010, 19, 8, pp 1050-1058
Abstract

Dendrochronological research has been carried out on subfossil pine timber found in Lake Stirniai, northeastern Lithuania. As a result, the tree ring width floating chronology spanning 213 years was compiled. Radiocarbon dating of the samples has shown that pines lived in the transition between...

Author(s)
Stasytytė, I.; Pakalnis, R.; Vitas, A.
Publisher
Lithuanian Forest Research Institute (Lietuvos Misku Institutas), Kaunas, Lithuania
Citation
Baltic Forestry, 2005, 11, 1, pp 46-53
Abstract

Fossil wood finds reveal a high resolution paleoclimatic proxy record of Lateglacial and Early Holocene. Eighty-one buried fossil pine stumps have been excavated on the construction site (Gaenziloo) of the A4-highway tunnel through Uetliberg near Zurich (Switzerland). The trees were buried during...

Author(s)
Schaub, M.; Kaiser, K. F.; Kromer, B.; Talamo, S.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, Jena, Germany
Citation
Dendrochronologia, 2005, 23, 1, pp 11-18
Abstract

Pollen records across parts of Ireland, England and northern Scotland show a dramatic collapse in Pinus pollen percentages at approximately 4000 radiocarbon years BP. This phenomenon has attracted much palaeoecological interest and several hypotheses have been put forward to account for this often...

Author(s)
Mighall, T. M.; Lageard, J. G. A.; Chambers, F. M.; Field, M. H.; Mahi, P.
Publisher
Arnold, London, UK
Citation
Holocene, 2004, 14, 1, pp 95-109

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