Humus

Decomposed organic matter. It consists of numerous breakdown substances from plants including SUGARS; AMINO ACIDS; LIGNIN; FATS; and HUMIC SUBSTANCES… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Fire is a global driver of carbon storage and converts a substantial proportion of plant biomass to black carbon (for example… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Agricultural practices that reduce soil degradation and improve agricultural sustainability are needed particularly for… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Our understanding of how saprotrophic and mycorrhizal fungi interact to re-circulate carbon and nutrients from plant litter and… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The guts of soil-feeding macroinvertebrates contain a complex microbial community that is involved in the transformation of… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The structure of the soil food web in two beech (Fagus sylvatica) forests, the Göttinger Wald and the Solling forest (Northern… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Decomposition rates and N dynamics of foliar litter from 4 tree species were measured over a 72 month period on the Chronic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Litter decomposition is controlled by three main factors: climate, litter quality and the nature and abundance of the decomposing… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
HAL is a multi-disciplinary open access archive for the deposit and dissemination of scientific research documents, whether they… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The phospholipid fatty acid (PLFA) pattern was analyzed in a forest humus and in an arable soil experimentally polluted with Cd… (More)
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