Providing a state-of-the-art review of the field, this volume presents current advances in dendroclimatology, and looks ahead to potential future developments. The material is of particular interest to climatologists, hydrologists, ecologists and archeologists.
1) State-of-the-art review of the current state of dendroclimatology, its contributions over the last 30 years, and its future potential.
2) Chapters address major strengths and weaknesses associated with the use of tree rings to aspects of paleoclimatology
3) Provides a wealth of examples of the use of tree rings in dendroclimatology and its applications to other fields