Ecology: Diversity and stability in plant communities

  title={Ecology: Diversity and stability in plant communities},
  author={T Martijn Bezemer and Wim H. van der Putten},
Arising from: D. Tilman, P. B. Reich & J. M. H. Knops 441, 629–632 (2006); Tilman et al. replyThe relationship between species diversity and ecosystem stability is controversial. Tilman et al. analyse biomass patterns over a decade in a grassland experiment with artificial plant communities, and provide evidence for a positive relationship between the… CONTINUE READING