The regulation of many metabolic processes is connected directly or indirectly with whether the tree has an adequate water supply.  Silvicultural intervention could to some degree prevent or limit damage.

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Drought in the forest

Forecasts suggest that our native forest trees will face increasing drought stress. How are trees dealing with this and what measures can you take?

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Damage caused by drought

Dry cracks and dryness caused by frost are damage symptoms which can occur due to water shortages in the forest. What are the causes and what measures help when the risk is identified?

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