Radial growth resilience of sessile oak after drought is affected by site water status, stand density, and social status
Raphaeel Trouve, Jean-Daniel Bontemps, Catherine Collet, Ingrid Seynave, Francois Lebourgeois
Trees | SPRINGER HEIDELBERG | Published : 2017
The thesis Grant of Raphael Trouve was funded by the French National Forest Office and the French Ministry for Forests, Agriculture and Fisheries. Raphael Trouve was also funded by the French Research Agency (ANR) through the 'Oracle' project (CEP&S call, 2010). We thank all workers that have been involved in setting up and maintaining the permanent research plot network and in the data collection. We also wish to thank Sebastien Daviller and Fabien Spicher for the retrospective data collection fieldwork, as well as Patrick Baker for comments on the manuscript. We thank two anonymous reviewers for their constructive comments which helped improve the manuscript.