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Tree rings - a high-resolution environmental archive

Fall semester 

Is part of module GEO 417 Environmental archives and age determination


Holger Gärtner


Dendrochronology applications in geomorphology, geology, glaciology, snow avalanches and forest fires, with exercises included.

The course is in English (in case of foreign students), otherwise in German.

Practical exercises in dating natural hazards will be included (in the lecture hall). Presence is required.