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Dendrology or xylology is the study of wooded plants (trees, shrubs, and lianas) and the anatomy of wood (Wood anatomy or Xylotomy). Includes dendrochronology, i.e. deciphering environmental data in growth ring or any other type growth-records in wood .

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Winter is getting shorter and warmer. Does this mean deciduous trees can photosynthesise for longer and thus absorb more carbon dioxide?

As springtime is starting earlier this year, I wondered if that would mean deciduous trees had more time to photosynthesise and, therefore, they could absorb more CO2 or have longer periods to grow, ...
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How long does it take to extract a tree core for dendrochronological analysis

I'm going to do research in the tropics and am considering using tree cores for part of my analysis. However, for my planning: How long does it take on average to extract a tree core of a tree with ...