Articles | Volume 13, issue 11
Clim. Past, 13, 1451–1471, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-1451-2017
Clim. Past, 13, 1451–1471, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-1451-2017
Research article
02 Nov 2017
Research article | 02 Nov 2017

Climate signals in a multispecies tree-ring network from central and southern Italy and reconstruction of the late summer temperatures since the early 1700s

Giovanni Leonelli et al.

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We analyze a tree-ring network from several sites distributed along the Italian Peninsula with the aims of detecting common climate drivers of tree growth and of reconstructing the past climate. We detect the main climatic drivers modulating tree-ring width (RW) and tree-ring maximum latewood density (MXD) and we reconstruct late summer temperatures since the early 1700s using a MXD chronology: this reconstruction is representative of a wide area around the Italian Peninsula.