Litter decomposition and humus characteristics in Canadian and German spruce ecosystems: information from tannin analysis and C CPMAS NMR


In ̄uences of litter and site characteristics were investigated during the decomposition of black spruce (Picea mariana (Mill.) B.S.P.) and Norway spruce (Picea abies (L.) Karst.) needle litter in litterbags in two black spruce sites in Canada (6 and 12 months) and two Norway spruce sites in Germany (6 and 10 months). Mass losses were greater for black… (More)


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