Termite activity in relation to natural grassland soil attributes

@inproceedings{Kaschuk2006TermiteAI,
  title={Termite activity in relation to natural grassland soil attributes},
  author={Glaciela Kaschuk and Julio Cesar Pires Santos and Jaime Antonio de Almeida and Deise Cristina and Deise Sinhorati and Jo{\~a}o Francisco Berton-Junior},
  year={2006}
}
Soil-feeding termites transport soil for mound building, and this process can affect soil characteristics. To verify the influence of soil termite activity on soil characteristics, samples were collected from top, bottom and center of termite mounds, and of the adjacent area, to assess chemical and physical properties and mineralogical composition. Four replicates of termite mounds and respective adjacent areas were randomly sampled in Lages, Capão Alto, Painel, São José do Cerrito and Coxilha… CONTINUE READING

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