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White Mountains Bristlecone Pine Photos
White Mountains Bristlecone Pine
Growth ring records also establish a very accurate record of climate for the areas in which they grow. In wet years the rings are much larger than in drought years.
species: Pinus longaeva
photo-id: BCP-030 request pricing Google Earth

White Mountains Bristlecone Pine Images
White Mountains Bristlecone Pine
With some dated at over 4500 years old the Bristlecone is believed to be earths oldest living thing.
species: Pinus longaeva
photo-id: BCP-031 request pricing Google Earth

Stock photography of White Mountains Bristlecone Pine
White Mountains Bristlecone Pine
By collecting cores from both living and dead specimens a continuous growth ring record has been created going back more than ten thousand years.
species: Pinus longaeva
photo-id: BCP-032 request pricing Google Earth

White Mountains Bristlecone Pine Pictures
White Mountains Bristlecone Pine
One reason for their success is their ability to thrive in extreme conditions. They grow at high altitude in a type of rocky soil called dolomite. Weather conditions here are very harsh below freezing much of the winter dry and baking hot in the summer. Few other plants can survive much less compete with the Bristlecone in these conditions.
species: Pinus longaeva
photo-id: BCP-033 request pricing Google Earth

Stock photos of White Mountains Bristlecone Pine
White Mountains Bristlecone Pine
With some dated at over 4500 years old the Bristlecone is believed to be earths oldest living thing.
species: Pinus longaeva
photo-id: BCP-035 request pricing Google Earth

Pictures of White Mountains Bristlecone Pine
White Mountains Bristlecone Pine
To establish a trees age small cores are taken from the trunk. The cores provide a crossection of the Bristlecones annual growth rings. The growth rings can then be counted to very accurately establishes the age of a given tree.
species: Pinus longaeva
photo-id: BCP-036 request pricing Google Earth

Stock images of White Mountains Bristlecone Pine
White Mountains Bristlecone Pine
One reason for their success is their ability to thrive in extreme conditions. They grow at high altitude in a type of rocky soil called dolomite. Weather conditions here are very harsh below freezing much of the winter dry and baking hot in the summer. Few other plants can survive much less compete with the Bristlecone in these conditions.
species: Pinus longaeva
photo-id: BCP-039 request pricing Google Earth

White Mountains Bristlecone Pine Stock Photography
White Mountains Bristlecone Pine
With some dated at over 4500 years old the Bristlecone is believed to be earths oldest living thing.
species: Pinus longaeva
photo-id: BCP-040 request pricing Google Earth

see also
| Aspen Trees | Coast Redwood | Giant Sequoia Trees | High Sierra | Owens Valley | Sierra Nevada | Western Juniper |
| Yosemite |

species represented
Pinus longaeva

keywords
Forest, Forests, Grove, Groves, Monument, National Park, Patriarch Grove, Pines, Tree, Trees, Woods

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