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SHORT COURSES

Short courses will be organised on Wednesday 11 May 2016, both at the same time: 9:00 – 12:00 and 14:00 – 16:00, 10 students per each course (first come first served). To register send e-mail to 2016.trace@gmail.com indicating the course you wish to attend. Course fees (see below) should be paid along with conference fee by bank transfer prior to 7 April 2016.

Offered course topics are:

  1. BASIC WOOD ANATOMY (P. Kojs, I. Malik):
    preparation and interpretation of microscope specimens, fundamental elements of wood structure, developmental process and environmental conditions influencing wood structure (epigenetically determined features), characteristics of wood of diverse species (genetically determined features), wood anatomy features used in dendrochronological research (compression and tension wood, callus tissue, etc.)
    course fee: 200 PLN

  2. DETECTING AND DATING GROWTH DISTURBANCES (T. Zielonka, E. Muter):
    identifying ecological processes in the forest during a walk through the Białowieża Forest, sampling strategies in dendroecological research, analysis of growth disturbances in dendrochronological samples: discs and cores, dating techniques (skeleton plots, cross-dating, etc.), examples of different growth reaction on various disturbances
    course fee: 200 PLN