Working group in fossil woods

Reports Meetings Useful Links Fossil/recent reference collections

Coordination: Jakub Sakala, Olesya V. Bondarenko, Stanila Iamandei

If you have questions about the different methods, how to glean climatic information of fossil wood, discuss your results or if want to join this working group, please contact one of the coordinators.

Reports of this working group available for download

Forthcoming workshops

2nd workshop of NECLIME working group on "fossil wood" 2016 

The second workshop of the NECLIME working group on fossil wood, held at the University of Wrocław (Poland) and organized by Elźbieta Myśkow, is postponed to 2016. 
If you are interested, more information is available for download in the 1st circular
Details will be communicated at the NECLIME Annual Meeting in Madrid (October) and a second circular will be
send out later in the year.

Past workshops

The 1st workshop was held from 5th to 8th of June 2013 at the Department of Wood Science, Faculty of Forestry and Wood Technology of Mendel University, Brno (Czech Republic) and was kindly organized by Jakub Sakala and Vladimir Gryc. Find more information about the schedule in the 1st circular.
The thematic focus lay on Paleogene and Neogene wood in reference to their Nearest Living Relatives and their potential to reconstruct paleoclimate and paleovegetation.
Details about each presentation and each topics discussed is summerized in the report of the workshop.


Useful links

Fossil/recent reference collections

Institute Contact person remarks
Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Botany, Cracow (Poland) Katarzyna Cywa k.cywa"at" more than 220 fossil species and additional anatomical slides

Reports Meetings Useful Links Fossil/recent reference collections