LTRR

The LTRR

In 1937 A. E. Douglass, founder of the modern science of dendrochronology, established the Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research at the University of Arizona. The Tree-Ring Lab is recognized worldwide as a preeminent center for the advancement of tree-ring techniques and the broad application of dendrochronology in the social and environmental sciences.

Thursday, January 29

Thursday, January 29

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News

Swetnam close-up, forest canopy top below.
A newspaper article highlights the career of retiring LTRR Director Tom Swetnam. Read more...
A new exhibit is coming soon to the Bryant Bannister Tree-Ring Building! Read more...
Articles teaching tree rings to kids appear in a newsletter. Read more...
The Lab wants YOU to become a docent! Read more...
Fire history work in the Tree-Ring Lab
An Australian documentary on mega-fires features the LTRR fire history and climate reconstruction. Read more...
Fires and Humans in Resilient Ecosystems: forest fire history and outreach activities. Read more...
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