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

M. Könönen, J. Jauhiainen, P. Straková, J. Heinonsalo, R. Laiho, K. Kusin, S. Limin, H. Vasander

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Original languageEnglish
JournalSoil Biology & Biochemistry
Volume123
Pages (from-to)229-241
Number of pages13
ISSN0038-0717
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2018
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Fields of Science

  • Decomposability
  • Land-use
  • Microbial biomass
  • Enzyme activity
  • Peat properties
  • Tropical peat
  • LITTER DECOMPOSITION
  • INDONESIA
  • OIL PALM PLANTATION
  • CENTRAL KALIMANTAN
  • ORGANIC-MATTER TURNOVER
  • CARBON-DIOXIDE EMISSIONS
  • PENINSULAR MALAYSIA
  • EXTRACTION METHOD
  • OXIDATIVE PEAT
  • SOIL RESPIRATION
  • 4112 Forestry

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