Plant water demand depends on prevailing weather

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Unformatted text preview: efiniNons of meteorological drought must be considered as region specific since the atmospheric condiNons that result in deficiencies of precipitaNon are highly variable from region to region. • Drought – drought links various characterisNcs of meteorological or hydrological drought to agricultural impacts, focusing on precipitaNon shortages, differences between actual and potenNal evapotranspiraNon, soil water deficits, usually linked to fairly short term where crop yields are affected. Plant water demand depends on prevailing weather condiNons, biological characterisNcs of the specific plant, its stage of growth, and the physical and biological properNes of the soil. Usually linked to fairly short term • Drought – drought is associated wit...
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