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The structure named Rebel's Rest was a two-story, Reconstruction-era house located on the campus of the University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee, before being severely damaged by fire in July 2014. The house was constructed of squared timbers and round logs, with later additions built using...

Author(s)
Vestal, J. P. R.; Torreano, S. J.; Rochner, M. L.; Stockton, L. J.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Dendrochronologia, 2019, 56, pp 125603
Abstract

During the 2018 WorldDendro fieldweek in Bhutan, we examined the flood history of the Dhur River. Most villages are located along streams, so knowing the flood history of the area will enable managers to prepare for future events. We collected scarred partial cross sections from 29 trees along a...

Author(s)
Speer, J. H.; Shah, S. K.; Truettner, C.; Pacheco, A.; Bekker, M. F.; Dukpa, D.; Cook, E. R.; Tenzin, K.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Dendrochronologia, 2019, 56, pp 125605-125606
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We investigated an old-growth oak-shortleaf pine (Pinus echinata) stand of high ecological integrity in east-central Oklahoma located west of the continuous native distribution of shortleaf pine. With the exception of an abundance of shortleaf pine, the basal area (17.2 m 2 /ha), density (559.6...

Author(s)
Cerny, K. C.; Stahle, D. W.; Bragg, D. C.
Publisher
Torrey Botanical Society, Allen Press Inc., Lawrence, USA
Citation
Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society, 2016, 143, 3, pp 224-238
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In this study, a reconstruction of the long-term development and lateral expansion of a south Swedish peat bog was performed using a multi-proxy approach, including dendrochronology, peat stratigraphy and macrofossil and pollen analyses. By combining mapping of cross-dated subfossil trees with...

Author(s)
Edvardsson, J.; Poska, A.; Putten, N. van der; Rundgren, M.; Linderson, H.; Hammarlund, D.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Holocene, 2014, 24, 4, pp 466-476
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Historical timbers have been sampled from buildings at 13 sites in Willsboro, New York, on the west shore of Lake Champlain. Ring-width series from 139 timbers have been successfully crossdated and used to develop tree-ring chronologies for ash (Fraxinus spp.), oak (Quercus spp.), pine (Pinus...

Author(s)
Barclay, D. J.; Rayburn, J. A.
Publisher
Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research, University of Arizona, Tucson, USA
Citation
Tree-Ring Research, 2014, 70, 2, pp 79-90
Abstract

Studies focused on tree ring-climate relationships usually use linear methods to find the optimal transfer function. In our study, three sites with three different tree species from the Western Balkan region were selected to compare linear and artificial neural network (ANN) nonlinear models and to ...

Author(s)
Jevšenak, J.; Levanič, T.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Dendrochronologia, 2016, 40, pp 102-109
Abstract

The Palsangjeon Pagoda is a five-story wooden building in the Beopjusa Temple area in the Songnisan national park in Chungcheongbuk-do, Korea. According to historical records, it was constructed in either AD 1605 or AD 1626. To specify the construction year more precisely, we took 41 wood samples...

Author(s)
Jeong HyunMin; Kim YoJung; Kim JiYoung; Seo JeongWook
Publisher
Korean Society of Wood Science and Technology, Seoul, Korea Republic
Citation
Mokchae Konghak = Journal of the Korean Wood Science and Technology, 2016, 44, 4, pp 515-525
Abstract

Climate response of tree-species growth may be influenced by intra- and inter-specific interactions. The different physiological strategies of stress response and resource use among species may lead to different levels of competition and/or complementarity, likely changing in space and time...

Author(s)
Zalloni, E.; Battipaglia, G.; Cherubini, P.; Saurer, M.; Micco, V. de
Publisher
Frontiers Media S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland
Citation
Frontiers in Plant Science, 2019, 10, April, pp 397
Abstract

Natural ranges of ecosystem variability (NRVs) describe the array of conditions and processes common to relatively intact or natural ecosystems, and are used to help land managers plan ecological restoration efforts and better understand ecosystem dynamics. In an effort to describe the variation in ...

Author(s)
Rodman, K. C.; Meador, A. J. S.; Moore, M. M.; Huffman, D. W.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Forest Ecology and Management, 2017, 404, pp 316-329
Abstract

A vast number of early medieval roof structures are still preserved in Swedish churches, yet countrywide surveys and detailed dendrochronological investigations, in tandem with building archaeology, are largely lacking. Here, we present new findings from four parish churches (Forsby, Forshem,...

Author(s)
Seim, A.; Linscott, K.; Heussner, K. U.; Bonde, N.; Baittinger, C.; Stornes, J. M.; Bartholin, T. S.; Linderholm, H. W.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Dendrochronologia, 2015, 35, pp 39-50

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