Multi-Millennial Nevada Precipitation Reconstruction
Entry ID: NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_2000-049

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Summary
Abstract: This data set consists of reconstructed precipitation for Nevada Climate
Division 3, annual July through June. Trees used for the reconstruction are
bristlecone pine from Methuselah Walk, White Mountains, California. These data
are archived with the ITRDB, filenames CA535.crn (standardized chronology) and
CA535.rwl (ringwidth measurements).


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Caption:  Precipitation reconstruction
Description:  Comparison between instrumental (blue) and reconstructed (red) precipitation.

 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 41.0   S: 37.0   E: -114.0   W: -120.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Malcolm K. Hughes and Lisa J. Graumlich
Dataset Title: Multi-Millennial Nevada Precipitation Reconstruction
Dataset Series Name: IGBP PAGES/WDC CONTRIBUTION SERIES NUMBER: 2000-049
Dataset Release Date: July 2000
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: IGBP PAGES/World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
Issue Identification: 2000-049
Other Citation Details: NOAA/NCDC Paleoclimatology Program, International Tree-Ring Data Bank
Online Resource: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/drought/drght_graumlich.html
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Paleo Start Date: 8000 ybp
Paleo Stop Date: 0 ybp
Chrono Unit:
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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
Email: mhughes at ltrr.arizona.edu
Contact Address:
School of Natural Resources
325 Biosciences East
City: Tucson
Province or State: AZ
Postal Code: 85721-0077
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Hughes, M. K. and L. J. Graumlich. 1996. Climatic variations and forcing
mechanisms of the last 2000 years. Volume 141. Multi-millennial dendroclimatic
studies from the western United States. NATO ASI Series, pp. 109-124.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-06-15
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-08-31
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