Does the soil microbiology of chemically restored lowland heath resemble that of native heaths?

Green, I. D., Tibbett, M., Diaz, A. and Smith, M. T.E., 2009. Does the soil microbiology of chemically restored lowland heath resemble that of native heaths? In: British Ecological Society Annual Meeting, 7-10 September 2009, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield.

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Abstract

Lowland heath vegetation can be successfully restored on former pasture by applying eleemntal sulphur to soil. To maintain this community in the long term, the soil microbial must also be restored. We show that the soil microbial community of restored heathland resembles that of native heathland and not pasture.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)
Subjects:Geography and Environmental Studies
Science > Biology and Botany
Group:School of Applied Sciences > Centre for Conservation, Ecology and Environmental Change
ID Code:11324
Deposited By:Dr. Iain Green
Deposited On:16 Sep 2009 19:18
Last Modified:07 Mar 2013 15:14

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