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Report, 1973

Biological disturbance and small-scale spatial variations in a forested soil near Garpenberg, Sweden

Troedsson, Tryggve; Lyford, Walter Henry


Uprooting of trees, collapse and infilling of former root channels, movement of soil by earthworms, ants and other fauna cause local variations in forest soils and help explain the necessity for collecting a large number of samples for some kinds of analyses.


microfauna; macrobiology; forest soils

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Studia Forestalia Suecica
ISBN: 91-38-01678-8
Publisher: Skogshögskolan

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