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A new chronology was developed using Pinus tabulaeformis tree-ring data obtained from Hasi Mountain in northwestern China. On the basis of a correlation analysis between the tree-ring width and climate data, a January-March minimum temperature series from 1804 to 2009 was reconstructed. The...

Author(s)
Lu RuiJie; Jia FeiFei; Gao ShangYu; Shang Yuan; Chen Yuan
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Arid Environments, 2016, 127, pp 66-73
Abstract

Climate warming could intensify drought stress in NW México mountains as the Sierra Madre Occidental which are not only centers of pine diversification but also subject to a high hydroclimatic variability. In this region, rainfall and thus forest growth depend on changes in sea-surface temperatures ...

Author(s)
González-Cásares, M.; Pompa-García, M.; Camarero, J. J.
Publisher
Springer-Verlag GmbH, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Trees: Structure and Function, 2017, 31, 2, pp 531-544
Abstract

Future droughts are expected to become more severe and frequent under future climate change scenarios, likely causing widespread tree mortality in the western USA. Coping with an uncertain future requires an understanding of long-term ecosystem responses in areas where prolonged drought is...

Author(s)
Truettner, C.; Anderegg, W. R. L.; Biondi, F.; Koch, G. W.; Ogle, K.; Schwalm, C.; Litvak, M. E.; Shaw, J. D.; Ziaco, E.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Forest Ecology and Management, 2018, 418, pp 55-62
Abstract

A network of seven Pinus lumholtzii chronologies was developed for the Sierra Madre Occidental for seasonal rainfall reconstruction. Some dendrochronological parameters such as average mean sensitivity (0.25-0.38), series inter-correlation (0.52-0.66), signal-to-noise ratio (1.16-18.51) and...

Author(s)
Villanueva-Díaz, J.; González-Elizondo, M.; Cerano-Paredes, J.; Estrada Ávalos, J.; Martínez Sifuentes, A. R.; Rosales Mata, S.
Publisher
Instituto de Ecologia A.C., Departamento de Publicaciones, Xalapa, Mexico
Citation
Madera y Bosques, 2018, 24, 2, pp e2421530
Abstract

Lack of long-term tree-ring records in the core regions of the Asian summer monsoon in southeastern China limits our ability of evaluating the current climate change in a historical context. In this study, we developed the first 218-year tree-ring chronology (1798-2015) of Pinus massoniana in...

Author(s)
Wang Lei; Fang KeYan; Chen Dai; Dong ZhiPeng; Zhou FeiFei; Li YingJun; Zhang Peng; Ou TingHai; Guo GuoYang; Cao XinGuang; Yu MingTong
Publisher
Wiley, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Climatology, 2018, 38, 14, pp 5293-5304
Abstract

Aims: Drought affected by atmosphere-ocean cycle is a dominant factor influencing tree radial growth of sandy Mongolian pine (Pinus sylvestris var. mongolica) and regional vegetation dynamics in Hulunbuir, China. However, historical droughts and its correlations with tree radial growth and...

Author(s)
Shi ZhongJie; Xu LiHong; Dong LinShui; Gao JiXi; Yang XiaoHui; LüShiHai; Feng ChaoYang; Shang JianXun; Song AiYun; Guo Hao; Zhang Xiao
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Plant Ecology, 2016, 9, 1, pp 51-60
Abstract

A 210 yr tree-ring chronology (1804-2013) was developed from Pinus massoniana trees at Gu Mountain of Fujian Province in southeastern China, which is the nearest chronology to the coastal area of the East China Sea. The highest correlations with monthly climate variables were observed for...

Author(s)
Li YingJun; Fang KeYan; Cao ChunFu; Li DaWen; Zhou FeiFei; Dong ZhiPeng; Zhang Yu; Gan ZhanFeng
Publisher
Inter-Research Science Center, Oldendorf, Germany
Citation
Climate Research, 2016, 67, 3, pp 209-220
Abstract

In contrast to most high elevation areas, plant growth at Mediterranean mountains is exposed to a summer drought period, which represents an additional climatic constraint to low temperatures. Although arboreal and shrubby conifers coexist at high altitudes, most dendroecological studies have...

Author(s)
García-Cervigón Morales, A. I.; Olano Mendoza, J. M.; Eugenio Gozalbo, M.; Camarero Martínez, J. J.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Dendrochronologia, 2012, 30, 4, pp 279-286
Abstract

A dendrochronological network was developed for the upper watershed of the Mezquital River where the irrigation runoff are generated for the Valle de Guadiana, Durango. The dendrochronological series were significantly associated, suggesting the impact of common climate phenomena. The chronologies...

Author(s)
Villanueva Díaz, J.; Cerano Paredes, J.; Rosales Mata, S.; Arrocena López, J. C.; Stahle, D. W.; Ruiz Corral, J. A.; Martínez Sifuentes, A. R.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Agrícolas, 2014, 5, Especial 10, pp 1897-1912
Abstract

Since the end of the last glacial period, European Mediterranean mountains have provided shelter for numerous species of Eurosiberian and Boreal origin. Many of these species, surviving at the southern limit of their range in Europe and surrounded by Mediterranean ones, are relatively intolerant to ...

Author(s)
Ruiz-Labourdette, D.; Génova, M.; Schmitz, M. F.; Urrutia, R.; Pineda, F. D.
Publisher
Springer-Verlag GmbH, Berlin, Germany
Citation
International Journal of Biometeorology, 2014, 58, 7, pp 1627-1639

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