Effect of chronic ammonium nitrate addition on the ectomycorrhizal community in a black spruce stand
Abstract:Observed modifications of ectomycorrhizal (ECM) communities have been connected to the increased N depositions of the 20th century. Because of their narrow niche width, small disturbances of soil conditions can produce greater effects on the fungal species than on their host trees. This study investigated the ECM community in a black spruce (
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Département des Sciences Fondamentales, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi, 555 Boulevard de l'Université, Chicoutimi, QC G7H 2B1, Canada. 2: Direction de la Recherche Forestière, Forêt Québec, Ministère des Ressources naturelles et de la Faune, 2700 rue Einstein, Sainte-Foy, QC G1P 3W8, Canada.
Publication date: 2012-07-01
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