Human activities in recent centuries have affected wildfire patterns in the Sierra Nevada
Monday, November 14, 2016
Spanish missions, the Gold Rush, and twentieth century fire suppression affected how forest fires responded to climate in the Sierra Nevada.
Investigating how fire leaves its mark on trees
Friday, November 11, 2016Fire scars help reconstruct the history of fire in the landscape: a new study looks more closely at how they form.
David Frank, the new Director of the Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research
Friday, August 26, 2016The Tree-Ring Lab welcomes its new director, David Frank.
The oldest known tree in Europe
Friday, August 19, 2016Tree-Ring Lab researchers were part of the group that identified the oldest known tree in Europe.
Tree rings predict large changes in North American forest growth
Thursday, July 21, 2016Tree-ring data showing how forests have grown in the past help forecast their future decline under a changing climate.
Outstanding Forester of the Year award to Paul Sheppard
Thursday, June 9, 2016Outstanding Forester of the Year award to the LTRR's Paul Sheppard.
Tree Rings reveal the history of severe drought in British Columbia
Friday, May 6, 2016Tree rings reveal the history of severe drought in parts of British Columbia.
Valerie Trouet interviewed on Zona Politics
Friday, April 29, 2016LTRR researcher Valerie Trouet talks about dendrochronology in a local TV interview.