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Table 5 Definition of risk classes on drought stress based on water available to plants in the growing season for Norway spruce, European beech, sessile and pedunculate oak and Douglas-fir and Scots pine

From: Assessing risks and uncertainties in forest dynamics under different management scenarios and climate change

Drought stress Water available to plants in growing season (mm)
Spruce Beech Oak/Douglas-fir Pine
Low >0 > –25 > –150 > –180
Medium 0 to –80 −25 to –100 −150 to –400 −180 to –450
High < –80 < –100 < –400 < –450