Tree species versus regional controls on ecosystem properties and processes: an example using introduced Pinus contorta in Swedish boreal forests
Abstract:When species are introduced into new regions, there is great uncertainty whether the trait differences of the introduced species or regional factors, such as climate or edaphic properties, will serve as the dominant control of ecosystem properties or processes. In this study, we examined whether the introduction of
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Department of Renewable Resources, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2H1, Canada. 2: Department of Forest Ecology and Management, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, SE901-83 Umeå, Sweden.
Publication date: 2012-07-01
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