Table 6.

Exposed roots, their description, and the category or unit of measurement recorded for each Eucalyptus leucoxylon tree assessed.

CharacteristicDescriptionCategories/units
Root exposureThe base of the tree and surrounding soil were observed for exposed roots.1. Roots exposed and girdling
2. Major roots (≥ 10 cm) exposed
3. Minor roots (< 10 cm) exposed
4. It is suspected that the ground surface had been raised due to the roots