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Sacramento River Annual Flow Reconstruction
Entry ID: NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_2001-081

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Summary
Abstract: This data set consists of reconstruction of total annual flow, in millions of
acre/feet, of the Sacramento River, based on tree ring chronologies from
869-1977 AD.

Related URL
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Description: Access to Sacremento River streamflow reconstruction data and documentation


Geographic Coverage
 N: 40.0 S: 36.0  E: -120.0  W: -123.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Meko, D.M., M. D. Therrell, C. H. Baisan, and M. K. Hughes
Dataset Title: Sacramento River Annual Flow Reconstruction
Dataset Series Name: IGBP PAGES/WDC CONTRIBUTION SERIES NUMBER: 2001-081
Dataset Release Date: November 2001
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: IGBP PAGES/World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
Issue Identification: 2001-081
Other Citation Details: NOAA/NCDC Paleoclimatology Program
Online Resource: ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/paleo/treering/reconstructions/cal...


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 0869-01-01
Stop Date: 1977-12-31


Paleo_Temporal_Coverage
Paleo Start Date: 1109 ybp
Paleo Stop Date: 25 ybp
Chrono Unit:


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > CALIFORNIA > SACRAMENTO RIVER
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > CALIFORNIA


Science Keywords
BIOSPHERE >VEGETATION >TREE RINGS    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SURFACE WATER >DISCHARGE/FLOW    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SURFACE WATER >RIVERS/STREAMS    [Definition]
PALEOCLIMATE >LAND RECORDS >TREE RINGS    [Definition]
PALEOCLIMATE >PALEOCLIMATE RECONSTRUCTIONS >STREAMFLOW RECONSTRUCTION    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
BIOTA
CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
INLAND WATERS


Project
PAGES >Past Global Changes, IGBP    [Information]


Keywords
streamflow reconstruction
tree ring chronologies
Sacramento River Basin


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Originating Center
NOAA/NCDC


Data Center
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology, Boulder    [Information]
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
DAVE M. MEKO
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:
Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research
University of Arizona
City: Tucson
Province or State: AZ
Postal Code: 85721
Country: USA


M. D. THERRELL
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 501-575-3159
Contact Address:
Department of Geography
Tree-Ring Laboratory
University of Arkansas
City: Fayetteville
Province or State: AR
Postal Code: 72701
Country: USA


C. H. BAISAN
Role: INVESTIGATOR


MALCOLM K. HUGHES
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


Publications/References
Meko, D.M., M. D. Therrell, C. H. Baisan, and M. K. Hughes, 2001, Sacramento
River Flow Reconstructed to A.D. 869 From Tree Rings, Journal of the American
Water Resources Association, v.37, No.4, August 2001.

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27



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