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A Curious Patch of Trees Before the Descent

Before making their way back down the volcano, researchers sample trees from a part of the forest that seems to have very little human impact.
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The Tools of Tree-Ring Research

Academics / General Science : Scientist at Work (3 years ago)

While studying climate variability and forest ecology in Guatemala, researchers use a Swedish-made increment borer to sample trees without harming them. Read Post

Diseased trees new source of climate gas

Academics / General Science : Science Codex (2 years ago)

Diseased trees in forests may be a significant new source of methane that causes climate change, according to researchers at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies in Geophysical Research Letters. Sixty trees sampled at... Read Post

Atop a Volcano, the Ages of Red Pines

Academics / General Science : Scientist at Work (3 years ago)

Tree-ring researchers scout forest patches along Mount Tajumulco in hopes of finding some ancient trees. Read Post


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