Tree Coring Inquiry

Joseph Zorzin redoak at
Thu Jun 12 16:27:12 EST 1997

FMims wrote:
> This fall I will be coring a variety of trees in tropical South America.
> I need to retrieve ring thicknesses since about 1970 (25-30 years).
> I would very much appreciate any tips about the length of the corer
> to cover this time span for "typical" trees.

I didn't think tropical (rain forest) trees even had rings. Not that
I've ever been there.

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