Upper Colorado River Flow Reconstruction
Entry ID: NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_2007-052

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Summary
Abstract: New tree-ring records of ring-width from remnant preserved wood
are analyzed to extend the record of reconstructed annual flows
of the Colorado River at Lee Ferry into the Medieval Climate
Anomaly, when epic droughts are hypothesized from other
paleoclimatic evidence to have affected various parts of western
North America. The most extreme low-frequency feature ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 44.0   S: 35.0   E: -105.0   W: -114.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Meko, D.M., C.A. Woodhouse, C.A. Baisan, T. Knight, J.J. Lukas, M.K. Hughes, and M.W. Salzer
Dataset Title: Upper Colorado River Flow Reconstruction
Dataset Series Name: IGBP PAGES/WDCA CONTRIBUTION SERIES NUMBER: 2007-052
Dataset Release Date: May 2007
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: IGBP PAGES/World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
Issue Identification: 2007-052
Other Citation Details: NOAA/NCDC Paleoclimatology Program
Online Resource: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/pubs/meko2007/meko2007.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 0765-01-01
Stop Date: 2000-12-31
ISO Topic Category
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: ftp
Distribution Format: text, excel
Fees: none
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:
Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research
University of Arizona
City: Tucson
Province or State: AZ
Postal Code: 85721
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Meko, D.M., C.A. Woodhouse, C.A. Baisan, T. Knight, J.J. Lukas, M.K. Hughes, and M.W. Salzer. 2007. Medieval drought in the upper Colorado River Basin. Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 34, L10705, 24 May 2007.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2007-07-06
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-08-31
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