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Drought-induced forest dieback is causing reductions in productivity, increasing tree mortality and impairing terrestrial carbon uptake worldwide. However, the role played by long-term nutrient imbalances during drought-induced dieback is still unknown. To improve our knowledge on the relationships ...

Author(s)
Hevia, A.; Sánchez-Salguero, R.; Camarero, J. J.; Querejeta, J. I.; Sangüesa-Barreda, G.; Gazol, A.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Science of the Total Environment, 2019, 690, pp 1254-1267
Abstract

Four papers are presented: Dendrochronology applied to the investigation of tree decline (Eckstein, D.), presenting 4 case studies from W. Germany to assess the effects of natural and man-made stresses on annual increment; Dendrochronology and mortality of trees in the Alpine region (Z'Graggen, S....

Author(s)
Eckstein, D.; Z'Graggen, S.; Serre-Bachet, F.; Mariani, M.
Publisher
Istituto Italiano di Dendrocronologia, Verona, Italy
Citation
Dendrocronologia e moria del bosco in Europa. Atti del convegno tenuto a Verona-Pescantina il 10 ottobre 1986., 1987, pp 52 pp.
Abstract

Some 6000 increment cores and 3000 stem discs from Scots pine, silver fir and Norway spruce trees growing in different regions of Switzerland were examined for abrupt growth changes persisting for longer than 3 yr. The percentage of trees per site exhibiting growth reduction or recovery, as well as ...

Author(s)
Schweingruber, F. H.; Albrecht, H.; Beck, M.; Hessel, J.; Joos, K.; Keller, D.; Kontic, R.; Lange, K.; Niederer, M.; Nippel, C.; Spang, S.; Spinnler, A.; Steiner, B.; Winkler-Seifert, A.
Citation
Dendrochronologia, 1986, No. 4, pp 125-183
Abstract

Some results are presented for Abies alba and Pinus sylvestris in the Valais where abrupt long-term growth reduction in annual ring sequences were identified from as early as 1921; greatest damage occurred in the early 1970s. From 1977 onwards, recovery is apparent from the Valais but not from the...

Author(s)
Schweingruber, F. H.; Kontic, R.; Niederer, M.; Nippel, C. A.; Winkler-Seifert, A.
Citation
Berichte, Eidgenössische Anstalt für das Forstliche Versuchswesen, Switzerland, 1985, No. 270, pp 189-192

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