Site code DS38
Local name Caorche-Saint-Nicolas
Orientation: FLAT, Slope:0.0°, Soil :CAMBISOLS, Bedrock : clay with flints
Short History of the site
MAIN SYLVICULTURAL OPTION DEMONSTRATED Study of the behavior of Douglas fir to climate change, according to two potentially different soil to climate risks (particularly water stress), within the same forest ownership. STAND AND SITE DESCRIPTION The Douglas-fir stand concerned is 25 years old, and it’s localised in a sensibility climatic area for Douglas-fir in France. This demonstration site has 2 experimental plots : *Plot 1 = soil without potential water stress risk *Plot 2 = soil with potential water stress risk.