Grissino-Mayer's Ultimate Tree-Ring Web Pages
pages are the most complete compilation of tree-ring information on the
web. Henri maintains pages on basic principles, references, jobs,
laboratories, home pages of individual researchers, suppliers of field
and laboratory equipment, software, and many other facets of the science.
These pages are constantly updated and fun to browse.
The ITRDB is
a repository for tree-ring data and climate reconstructions from around
The International Tree-Ring Data Bank also maintains
an email forum that covers all aspects of tree-ring
research, the ITRDB Forum. To subscribe, send a one line message
"subscribe itrdbfor" to
Digital Collaboratory for Cultural Dendrochronology
The DCCD is a digital repository and interactive
library of tree-ring data. Its content is developed
through research of, among others: archaeological
sites (including old landscapes), ship wrecks,
buildings, furniture, paintings, sculptures and
musical instruments. The DCCD is based on the
Tree-Ring Data Standard (TRiDaS) and allows for
conversion of other widely-used data formats. It
contains digital tree-ring measurement series and
average chronologies, as well as their descriptive
and interpretative metadata.
is an international scholarly journal in tree-ring research. It publishes
high-quality original research dealing with growth rings of woody plants
and the application of tree-ring studies to problems in a wide variety
of fields including, but not limited to, archaeology, botany, climatology,
ecology, forestry, geology and hydrology.
for Tree-Ring Research
The Association of
Tree-Ring Research is aimed to research groups and individual
scientists working in Europe, but also, of course, for everyone
interested in tree-ring research.
North American Dendroecological Fieldweek
The NADEF is a workweek in applied dendrochronology
held every summer at different locations around
Participants range from new initiates in the field
to seasoned veterans with over 20 years or longer of
Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research
Maintains numerous data sets and images, including the
Bibliography of Dendrochronology listing over 11,000
references in tree-ring research, and the Multilingual Glossary of
Dendrochronology that provides definitions and
translations for 351 terms in 6 languages: English, German,
French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese (+ Russian in the printed
Catalog of Tree-Ring Chronologies
by Tom Levanic at the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, the catalog lists
laboratories and chronologies around Europe.
Multiproxy Paleofire Database (IMPD)
A database of both tree-ring
and sediment charcoal based fire history data.
OLDLIST East are two databases of ages for the oldest
known trees of different species, the first more general and the
second mainly for the east coast of North America.
Canadian Dendrochronology Research Group - CanDendro -
maintains numerous details on tree-ring research in Canada.