The SKELETON PLOT is one method of crossdating tree rings. To summarize: Understanding these concepts will help you succeed at this website's skeleton plotting and crossdating exercises.This page does not attempt to cover the details of wood formation that make tree rings possible, but rather provides an overview of common wood characteristics and anomalies that you will need to identify when you are crossdating.A key distinction of dendrochronology is that all trees rings being analyzed are dated to their correct year of formation.At first glance, it appears easy to date tree rings by just counting them, but reality is often more complicated than that.Dendrochronology is an interdisciplinary science, and its theory and techniques can be applied to many applications. These research interests have in common the following objectives: Ring-counting does not ensure the accurate dating of each individual ring.
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Variation in these rings is due to variation in environmental conditions when they were formed.
Thus, studying this variation leads to improved understanding of past environmental conditions and is the basis for many research applications of dendrochronology.
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