Calculating Tree Water Consumption
How much water can a mature cottonwood tree drink or
use per day?
10 year old cottonwood, 35 feet high, July 15th, 95 degrees, relative
humidity 33%, 7 mile an hour wind out of the west, southwest 2:15 in the
afternoon no clouds, unlimited supply of water available.
Anthony Brach Ph.D.
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Update: June 2012