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- Zahawi, Rakan A., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Biotropica 2018 v.50 no.3 pp. 491-498
- Erythrina poeppigiana; Inga edulis; Terminalia amazonia; Vochysia guatemalensis; biogeochemical cycles; biomass; botanical composition; calcium; copper; forest restoration; indigenous species; iron; islands; magnesium; manganese; natural regeneration; plant litter; plantations; planting; potassium; trees; tropical forests; Costa Rica
- ... Multi‐year studies comparing changes in litterfall biomass and nutrient inputs in sites under different restoration practices are lacking. We evaluated litterfall dynamics and nutrient inputs at 5 yr and after a decade of recovery in four treatments (natural regeneration—no planting, plantation—entire area planted, tree islands—planting in patches, and reference forest) at multiple sites in an agr ...