International Summer School

Tree Rings, Climate, Natural Resources, and Human Interaction

5 August - 19 August 2013, Abakan, Russia



The course is held at the attractive Siberian city Abakan (the capital of Repuplic of Khakasia);

All planning fieldworks will be organized in steppe and forest zones (not so far from Abakan);

All participants should reach Krasnoyarsk city by airplane or train (August, 4, 2013). We will meet you in the International Emel’yanovo airoport (KJA) and Central railway station;

All participants will be delivered from Krasnoyarsk to Abakan by SFU special coach (August, 4, 2013);

For more information on the Abakan city and neighboring sites click here;

Lectures and laboratory work will be conducted at the Laboratory of Dendrochronology (Khakasian technical institute, unit of the Siberian Federal University);

Field work for tree-ring sampling will be performed on forest locations of neighboring “Sayny and Altai mountains”. Сlick here to look at a photo gallery;


APPLICATION DEADLINE 1 MAY 2013