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Petra Straková

20042020

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Publications

  • 22 Article
  • 3 Conference contribution
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Doctoral Thesis
2020

Quantification of Plant Root Species Composition in Peatlands Using FTIR Spectroscopy

Strakova, P., Larmola, T., Andres, J., Ilola, N., Launiainen, P., Edwards, K., Minkkinen, K. & Laiho, R., 19 May 2020, In : Frontiers in plant science. 11, 22 p., 597.

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2019

Plant roots increase both decomposition and stable organic matter formation in boreal forest soil

Adamczyk, B., Sietio, O-M., Strakova, P., Prommer, J., Wild, B., Hagner, M., Pihlatie, M., Fritze, H., Richter, A. & Heinonsalo, J., 4 Sep 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 9 p., 3982.

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Tree species identity alters decomposition of understory litter and associated microbial communities: a case study

Angst, S., Harantova, L., Baldrian, P., Angst, G., Cajthaml, T., Strakova, P., Blahut, J., Vesela, H. & Frouz, J., Jul 2019, In : Biology and Fertility of Soils. 55, 5, p. 525-538 14 p.

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2018

Cotton-Grass and Blueberry have Opposite Effect on Peat Characteristics and Nutrient Transformation in Peatland

Kastovska, E., Strakova, P., Edwards, K., Urbanova, Z., Barta, J., Mastny, J., Santruckova, H. & Picek, T., Apr 2018, In : Ecosystems. 21, 3, p. 443-458 16 p.

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Deforested and drained tropical peatland sites show poorer peat substrate quality and lower microbial biomass and activity than unmanaged swamp forest

Könönen, M., Jauhiainen, J., Straková, P., Heinonsalo, J., Laiho, R., Kusin, K., Limin, S. & Vasander, H., Aug 2018, In : Soil Biology & Biochemistry. 123, p. 229-241 13 p.

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Response of peat biogeochemistry and soil organic matter quality to rewetting in bogs and spruce swamp forests

Urbanova, Z., Straková, P. & Kastovska, E., 12 Feb 2018, In : European Journal of Soil Biology. 85, p. 12-22 11 p.

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Responses of phenology and biomass production of boreal fens to climate warming under different water-table level regimes

Mäkiranta, P., Laiho, R., Mehtätalo, L., Straková, P., Sormunen, J., Minkkinen, K., Penttilä, T., Fritze, H. & Tuittila, E-S., Mar 2018, In : Global Change Biology. 24, 3, p. 944-956 13 p.

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2016

Soil organic matter quality and microbial activities in spruce swamp forests affected by drainage and water regime restoration

Mastny, J., Urbanova, Z., Kastovska, E., Strakova, P., Santruckova, H., Edwards, K. R. & Picek, T., Jun 2016, In : Soil Use and Management. 32, 2, p. 200-209 10 p.

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The contribution of ericoid plants to soil nitrogen chemistry and organic matter decomposition in boreal forest soil

Adamczyk, B., Ahvenainen, A., Sietiö, O-M., Kanerva, S., Kieloaho, A-J., Smolander, A., Kitunen, V., Saranpää, P., Laakso, T., Strakova, P. & Heinonsalo, J., Sep 2016, In : Soil Biology & Biochemistry. 103, p. 394-404 11 p.

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2014

Modified ingrowth core method plus infrared calibration models for estimating fine root production in peatlands

Laiho, R., Bhuiyan, M. R., Strakova, P., Makiranta, P., Badorek, T. & Penttila, T., 2014, In : Plant and Soil. 385, 1-2, p. 311-327 17 p.

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2012

Disentangling direct and indirect effects of water table drawdown on above and belowground plant litter decomposition: Consequences for accumulation of organic matter in boreal peatlands.

Strakova, P., Penttilä, T., Laine, J. & Laiho, R., 2012, In : Global Change Biology. 18, 1, p. 322–335 14 p.

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How water-level drawdown modifies litter decomposing fungal and actinobacterial communities in boreal peatlands

Peltoniemi, K., Straková, P., Fritze, H., Alvira Iráizoz, P., Pennanen, T. & Laiho, R., 2012, In : Soil Biology & Biochemistry. 51, p. 20-34 15 p.

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2011

Litter type affects the activity of aerobic decomposers in a boreal peatland more than site nutrient and water level regimes

Strakova, P., Niemi, M., Freeman, C., Peltoniemi, K., Toberman, H., Heiskanen, I., Fritze, H. & Laiho, R., 2011, In : Biogeosciences. 8, p. 2741-2755

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Litter quality and its response to water level drawdown in boreal peatlands at plant species and community level

Strakova, P., Anttila, J., Spetz, P., Kitunen, V., Tapanila, T. & Laiho, R., 2010, In : Plant and Soil. 335, 1-2, p. 501-520 20 p.

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Long-term drainage for forestry inhibits extracellular phenol oxidase activity in Finnish boreal mire peat

Toberman, H., Laiho, R., Evans, C. D., Artz, R. R. E., Fenner, N., Strakova, P. & Freeman, C., 2010, In : European Journal of Soil Science. 61, p. 950-957 8 p.

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2009

Decomposition of Scots pine fine woody debris in boreal conditions: implications for estimating carbon pools and fluxes

Vavrova, P., Penttilä, T. & Laiho, R., 2009, In : Forest Ecology and Management. 257, 2, p. 401-412 12 p.

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Suoekosysteemin hiilen kierron osatekijöiden vasteet vedenpinnan tason alenemiseen: Responses of boreal peatland carbon cycle to water-level drawdown along a fen-bog gradient

Laiho, R., Anttila, J., Freeman, C., Fritze, H., Laine, J., Niemi, M., Peltoniemi, K., Penttilä, T. & Vavrova, P., 2009, In : Pro Terra. p. 22-23 2 p.

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2008

Dynamics of litterfall and decomposition in peatland forests: towards reliable carbon balance estimation?

Laiho, R., Minkkinen, K., Anttila, J., Vavrova, P. & Penttilä, T., 2008, Wastewater treatment, plant dynamics and management in constructed and natural wetlands. J. V. E. (ed.). Dordrecht: Springer, p. 53-64 12 p.

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Near infrared reflectance spectroscopy for characterization of plant litter quality: towards a simpler way of predicting carbon turnover in peatlands?

Vavrova, P., Stenberg, B., Karsisto, M., Kitunen, V., Tapanila, T. & Laiho, R., 2008, Wastewater treatment, plant dynamics and management in constructed and natural wetlands. J. V. E. (ed.). [Dordrecht]: Springer, p. 65-87 23 p.

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Near infrared spectroscopy for characterisation of plant litter quality

Vavrova, P., Stenberg, B., Karsisto, M., Kitunen, V., Tapanila, T. & Laiho, R., 2008, After wise use - the future of peatlands: proceedings of the 13th international peat congress Tullamore, Ireland, 8-13 June 2008 / edited by Catherine Farrell & John Feehan. Farrell, C. & Feehan, J. (eds.). Jyväskylä: International Peat Society, p. 354-357 4 p.

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Responses of boreal peatland carbon cycle to persistent water level drawdown

Laiho, R., Anttila, J., Freeman, C., Fritze, H., Niemi, M., Peltoniemi, K., Penttilä, T. & Vavrova, P., 2008, After wise use - the future of peatlands: proceedings of the 13th international peat congress Tullamore, Ireland, 8-13 June 2008 / edited by Catherine Farrell & John Feehan. Farrell, C. & Feehan, J. (eds.). Jyväskylä: International Peat Society, p. 603-606 4 p.

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Vegetation-dependent patterns in microbial activity in a boreal peatland complex

Vavrova, P., Freeman, C., Niemi, M., Heiskanen, I., Heinonen, K., Tabermann, H. & Laiho, R., 2008, After wise use - the future of peatlands: proceedings of the 13th international peat congress Tullamore, Ireland, 8-13 June 2008 / edited by Catherine Farrell & John Feehan. Farrell, C. & Feehan, J. (eds.). Jyväskylä: International Peat Society, p. 225-227 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientific

2007

Phenotypic and genotypic variation of Phragmites australis: comparison of populations in two human-made lakes of different age and history

Curn, V., Kubatova, B., Vavrova, P., Krivackova-Sucha, O. & Cizkova, H., 2007, In : Aquatic Botany. 86, 4, p. 321-330 10 p.

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Phenotypic and genotypic variation of Phragmites australis: a comparative study of clones originating from two populations of different age

Krivackova-Sucha, O., Vavrova, P., Cizkova, H., Curn, V. & Kubatova, B., 2007, In : Aquatic Botany. 86, 4, p. 361-368 8 p.

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2005

Branch litter quality and decomposition in drained peatlands

Vavrova, P., Penttilä, T., Karsisto, M., Kitunen, V., Tapanila, T. & Laiho, R., 2005, In : Pro Terra. 22, p. 90-91 2 p.

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