Denitrification in riparian forests receiving agricultural discharges

@inproceedings{Weller2004DenitrificationIR,
  title={Denitrification in riparian forests receiving agricultural discharges},
  author={Donald Weller and David L. Correll and Thomas E. Jordan},
  year={2004}
}
Riparian forests can remove large amounts of nitrate from the groundwater discharges of adjacent uphill croplands. We review the mechanisms that could account for NO3 removal. Denitrification is hypothesized to be important, but measurement problems limit the relevant field data. We used large chambers (1-20 mZ) and tunable-diode laser infrared spectrophotometry to measure nitrous oxide (NzO) emissions in a riparian forest and adjacent cropland. Forest NzO emissions were very spatially… CONTINUE READING
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