Trophic links between fermenters and methanogens in a moderately acidic fen soil.

Abstract

Trophic links between fermentation and methanogenesis of soil derived from a methane-emitting, moderately acidic temperate fen (pH 4.5) were investigated. Initial CO(2):CH(4) production ratios in anoxic microcosms indicated that methanogenesis was concomitant to other terminal anaerobic processes. Methane production in anoxic microcosms at in situ pH was… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1462-2920.2009.01867.x

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