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Communications at congresses:
Does species composition affect soil carbon pools in Mediterranean mountain forests?
Year:2008
Research Areas
  • Chemistry,
  • Agriculture
Information
Abstract
This communication examines soil C stocks, organic C input through aboveground litterfall and estimated C turnover rates at forest transects, each consisting on a pure Pyrenean oak, a mixed Pyrenean oak-Scots pine and a pure Scots pine stand, on three Mediterranean forest ecotones. Our results suggest that forest composition influence surface C content likely through C input from litterfall, but not through differences in turnover rates, and that the effect of this input is less obvious in deeper soil layers.
International
Si
Congress
EUROSOIL 2008
960
Place
Viena, Austria
Reviewers
Si
ISBN/ISSN
978-3-902382-05-4
Start Date
25/08/2008
End Date
29/08/2008
From page
365
To page
365
Libro de resúmenes
Participants
  • Autor: Eugenio Díaz-Pines
  • Autor: Marta Benito Capa (UPM)
  • Autor: Eduardo Tomas Mezquida (UPM)
  • Autor: Agustin Rubio Sanchez (UPM)
Research Group, Departaments and Institutes related
  • Creador: Grupo de Investigación: Calidad de Suelos y Aplicaciones medioambientales
  • Departamento: Edafología
  • Departamento: Silvopascicultura
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