How Do Trees Record Time?
ES2905  Comparing Plots

These skeleton plots represent tree ring data for cores 1 and 2 from Step 5. If your skeleton plot doesn't look similar to this, you may want to view the Skeleton Plotting Tutorial again.

Randy Russell and Carla McAuliffe, TERC

8. How do the skeleton plots compare?

Can you see why it is important to show the data on graphs instead of comparing the actual tree cores?

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