Extensive belowground carbon storage supports roots and mycorrhizae in regenerating scrub oaks.

Portions of a regenerating scrub oak ecosystem were enclosed in open-top chambers and exposed to elevated CO2. The distinct 13C signal of the supplemental CO2 was used to trace the rate of C integration into various ecosystem components. Oak foliage, stems, roots and ectomycorrhizae were sampled ove...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Langley, J., Drake, B., Hungate, B.
Format: Villanova Faculty Authorship
Published: 2002
Online Access:http://ezproxy.villanova.edu/login?url=https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:177987