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Back to the Future: Innovative tree ring suite analysis to reconstruct paleo climate and stream flows for improved urban water planning under climate change

Lead PI: Dr. Brendan M. Buckley

Unit Affiliation: Biology and Paleo Environment, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO)

March 2011 - February 2013
Inactive
North America ; Utah
Project Type: Research

DESCRIPTION: Helping Utah State University establish a laboratory to collect, process, and analyze core samples from trees to reconstruct paleoclimate and stream records for northern Utah.

SPONSOR:

Utah State University

ORIGINATING SPONSOR:

Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation

FUNDED AMOUNT:

$41,316

EXTERNAL COLLABORATORS:

Utah State University

KEYWORDS

support paleoclimate biology and paleo environment tree rings