Native woodland creation - measures to mitigate drought conditions

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2011 Practical guidance 9
Native Woodland Creation Measures To Mitigate Drought

Measures to mitigate drought conditions when establishing trees...

Establishing trees can be hard enough but especially tricky in drought conditions which presents a number of difficulties. By using best practice as detailed here measures can be taken that will mitigate the effects of drought on woodland establishment in the UK. In light of future demands on water supplies these techniques will help increase survival rates.