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Table 3 The relative influence of the variables determining resistance in Desa’a Forest (in bold are significant factors)

From: A combination of climate, tree diversity and local human disturbance determine the stability of dry Afromontane forests

Variables Relative importance (%) Optimal value
Temperature seasonality 19.4 2.2 °C
Mean temperature of the driest quarter 19.3 20 °C
Humus depth 14.9 2 cm
Precipitation of the wettest month 13.9 185 mm
Temperature annual range 10.9 21.5 °C
Stoniness 10.8 30%
Isothermality 10.7 72%