Scott St. George

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External positions

Adjunct Professor, Queen's University Kingston

2009 → …

Research interests

  • climate change
  • dendrochronology
  • paleohydrology

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Projects 2011 2022

Research Output 1999 2019

A 1200+ year reconstruction of temperature extremes for the northeastern Mediterranean region

Klippel, L., Krusic, P. J., Konter, O., St. George, S., Trouet, V. & Esper, J., Mar 30 2019, In : International Journal of Climatology. 39, 4, p. 2336-2350 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

climate forcing
atmospheric forcing
radiative forcing

Concord and discord among Northern Hemisphere paleotemperature reconstructions from tree rings

St. George, S. & Esper, J., Jan 1 2019, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 203, p. 278-281 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

growth rings
tree ring
Northern Hemisphere
coniferous forests
river basin

Warfare dendrochronology: Trees witness the deployment of the German battleship Tirpitz in Norway

Hartl, C., St. George, S., Konter, O., Harr, L., Scholz, D., Kirchhefer, A. & Esper, J., Sep 1 2019, In : Anthropocene. 27, 100212.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

forest health
environmental impact
13 Citations (Scopus)

A robust null hypothesis for the potential causes of megadrought in Western North America

Ault, T. R., St. George, S., Smerdon, J. E., Coats, S., Mankin, J. S., Carrillo, C. M., Cook, B. I. & Stevensong, S., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Climate. 31, 1, p. 3-24 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

twentieth century
temperature anomaly


Warfare dendrochronology and the German super battleship Tirpitz’s deployment to Norway

Scott St. George


5 items of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment


Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers

Scott St. George (Recipient), 2017

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively