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- Goodale, Uromi Manage, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Plant and soil 2016 v.404 no.1-2 pp. 385-398
- ammonium nitrogen; climate; nitrate nitrogen; seasonal variation; soil aggregation; soil pH; topography; tropical rain forests; China
- ... AIMS: Spatial aggregation of soil chemical properties, or nutrient patches, may be generated by topography and plants and can seasonally fluctuate because of climate. Whether nutrient patches maintain consistency (no change in ranking through sequential sampling), through temporal scales, and whether topography and litterfall contribute to the persistence of such ranking is rarely tested. METHODS: ...