The University of Arizona

Thomas Swetnam | Global Change

Thomas Swetnam

Thomas Swetnam's primary interests are the applications and teaching of dendrochronology in environmental sciences. He is also keenly interested in the applications of forest and disturbance ecology to land management. He conducts research in forest disturbance history and forest ecology, using tree rings to reconstruct histories of forest fires, insect outbreaks, forest age structures, and climatic variations.  He is the Director of the Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research.

Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research