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Altithermal timberline advance in Western United States

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DOI: 10.1038/213980a0

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Abstract

A combination of radiocarbon dating and counting of annual rings of the remains of trees has been used to establish the time of retreat of forests from sub-alpine mountains in California and Nevada. The information obtained can serve as a palaeoclimatic indicator. ?? 1967 Nature Publishing Group.

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Publication type:
Article
Publication Subtype:
Journal Article
Title:
Altithermal timberline advance in Western United States
Series title:
Nature
DOI:
10.1038/213980a0
Volume
213
Issue:
5080
Year Published:
1967
Language:
English
Larger Work Type:
Article
Larger Work Subtype:
Journal Article
First page:
980
Last page:
982
Number of Pages:
3