Reconstrucción dendroclimática de la serie de precipitaciones en el Valle de Polaciones (Cantabria)



Palabras clave:

Fagus sylvatica, dendroclimatología, reconstrucción climática, reconstrucción precipitación, Polaciones.


Se realiza una reconstrucción dendroclimática a partir de los datos de nueve cronologías del taxón Fagus sylvatica repartidas en Polaciones, un valle de la montaña central cantábrica. El trabajo se basa en una relación estadística fiable y replicable entre los datos climáticos de referencia de la Climatic Research Unit y las cronologías de anillos de crecimiento. Los resultados obtenidos en la relación crecimiento-clima para la precipitación resultan estadísticamente significativos para los meses entre abril a agosto, lo que permite reconstruir las variaciones interanuales de ésta entre 1798 y 2011, cubriendo así un periodo en el que no se dispone de registros instrumentales. Por otro lado, se elabora una serie de referencia para el área de análisis y se calculan los años favorables y desfavorables en el crecimiento de la especie. La búsqueda de coincidencias que ayuden a comprender el comportamiento de Fagus sylvatica en respuesta al clima en su ámbito meridional de distribución en Europa, lleva a estimar los años secos y húmedos obtenidos de la reconstrucción, que son puestos en relación con los crecimientos.


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Lallana Llorente, V. (2018). Reconstrucción dendroclimática de la serie de precipitaciones en el Valle de Polaciones (Cantabria). Investigaciones Geográficas, (69), 137–157.