The influence of summertime fog and overcast clouds on the growth of a coastal Californian pine: a tree-ring study

@article{Williams2008TheIO,
  title={The influence of summertime fog and overcast clouds on the growth of a coastal Californian pine: a tree-ring study},
  author={A. P. Williams and C. J. Still and D. Fischer and S. Leavitt},
  journal={Oecologia},
  year={2008},
  volume={156},
  pages={601-611}
}
  • A. P. Williams, C. J. Still, +1 author S. Leavitt
  • Published 2008
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Oecologia
  • The coast of California is home to numerous rare, endemic conifers and other plants that are limited in distribution by drought sensitivity and the summer-dry climate that prevails across most of the state. Ecologists have long assumed that some coastal plant populations survived the early Pleistocene transition to a warmer and drier environment because they benefit from frequent fog and stratus clouds that provide water and shade during the rainless summer. One such population is that of… CONTINUE READING
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