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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

Abrupt changes in growth persisting for several years were identified, dated and related to crown condition, site, region and ecological factors, using b.h. cores collected from pine, spruce and fir in several regions of Switzerland. Radial increment was only loosely related to needle density...

Author(s)
Schweingruber, F. H.
Citation
IAWA Bulletin, 1986, 7, 4, pp 277-283
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