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Precipitation Reconstruction for Huashan, China
Entry ID: NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_96-020

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Abstract: This data set consists of precipitation reconstructions for Huashan, Shaanxi
Province, in the central People's Republic Of China, based on tree-ring data.
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Description: Access to precipitation reconstruction data and documentation
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 45.0   S: 30.0   E: 125.0   W: 75.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Hughes, M. K., X. D. Wu, X. M. Shao, and G. M. Garfin
Dataset Title: Precipitation Reconstruction for Huashan, China
Dataset Series Name: IGBP PAGES/World Data Center for Paleoclimatology Data Contribution Series # 96-020
Dataset Release Date: 1996
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: NOAA/NCDC Paleoclimatology Program
Issue Identification: 96-020
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1600-01-01
Stop Date: 1988-12-31
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Paleo Start Date: 400 ybp
Paleo Stop Date: 0 ybp
Chrono Unit:
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology, Boulder Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +1 (303) 497-6160
Fax: +1 (303) 497-6513
Email: paleo at
Contact Address:
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
325 Broadway
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80303
Country: USA
Distribution Media: online ftp
Distribution Format: ascii
Fees: none
Email: mhughes at
Contact Address:
School of Natural Resources
325 Biosciences East
City: Tucson
Province or State: AZ
Postal Code: 85721-0077
Country: USA
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Hughes, M. K., X. D. Wu, X. M. Shao, and G. M. Garfin, 1994:
A preliminary reconstruction of rainfall in north-central China
since A.D. 1600 from tree-ring density and width. Quaternary
Research 42:88-99.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-06-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-02-05