Saltillo Cool Season Precipitation Reconstruction 1782-2000
Entry ID: NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_2003-088

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Summary
Abstract: Old Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii) trees were sampled in the Sierra Madre
Oriental of northeastern Mexico and used to develop a 219-year chronology of
earlywood width. This chronology is correlated with monthly precipitation
totals from January to June at Saltillo some 55 km northwest of the collection
site. The chronology was used to reconstruct winter-spring precipitation
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 25.28   S: 25.28   E: -100.5   W: -100.5

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Pohl, K., et al.
Dataset Title: Saltillo Cool Season Precipitation Reconstruction 1782-2000
Dataset Series Name: IGBP PAGES/WDC CONTRIBUTION SERIES NUMBER: 2003-088
Dataset Release Date: December 2003
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: IGBP PAGES/World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
Issue Identification: 2003-088
Other Citation Details: NOAA/NCDC Paleoclimatology Program
Online Resource: ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/paleo/treering/reconstructions/mex...
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1782-01-01
Stop Date: 2000-12-31
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Paleo Start Date: 220 ybp
Paleo Stop Date: 0 ybp
Chrono Unit:
Data Set Progress
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Originating Center
Data Center
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology, Boulder Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/

Data Center Personnel
Name: WDC/PALEOCLIMATOLOGY, BOULDER
Phone: +1 (303) 497-6160
Fax: +1 (303) 497-6513
Email: paleo at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
NOAA/NCDC Code E/GCx3
325 Broadway
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80303
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: online ftp
Distribution Format: ascii
Fees: none
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:
National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research, Ltd.
Climate Division
Gracefield Road
P.O. Box 31-311
City: LOWER HUTT
Country: NEW ZEALAND
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Publications/References
Pohl, K., M.D. Therrell, J.S. Blay, N. Ayotte, J.J.C. Hernandez, S.D. Castro,
E.C. Oviedo, J.A. Elvir, M.G. Elizondo, D. Opland, J. Park, G. Pederson, S.B.
Salazar, L.V. Selem, J.V. Diaz, and D.W. Stahle. 2003. A cool season
precipitation reconstruction for Saltillo, Mexico: 11th North American
Dendroecological Fieldweek, Climatic Reconstruction Research Group, Saltillo,
Mexico, August 2001. Tree-Ring Research 59(1):11-19.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-06-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-04-20
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