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Quiz - Windthrow Concepts and Assessment Principles

Learning outcome:
  • To become familiar with the mechanics of windthrow.
Assessment Questions:






  1. What are the Resisting Forces of windthrow mechanics?

A) tree species and stem height
B) dominant species and soil depth
C) root/soil resistance and stem resistance
D) rooting depth and water table depth

  1. What are the two Applied Forces of windthrow mechanics?


A) wind and snow
B) soil creep and water
C) wind and gravity
D) slope and aspect


Forest Service BC
Forest Renewal BC