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Title: Turnover of charcoal in fire-prone mineral soils of Southern Europe
Authors: Knicker, Heike; González-Vila, Francisco Javier; Clemente Salas, Luis; Almendros Martín, Gonzalo; González-Vázquez, Rocío
Issue Date: 2011
Publisher: Instituto Nacional de Investigación Agronómica de Francia
Citation: Soil Interfaces in a changing world. 6th ISMOM. Books of Abstracts: 64 (2011)
Abstract: As a consequence of a global climate warming, extended dry and hot periods are predicted, which favor vegetation fires and the production of charcoal. Incorporated into the soil, this material is considered as highly recalcitrant and to increase the soil C sink. Recent laboratory experiments indicated that under optimal conditions, plant-derived pyrogenic organic matter (PyOM) can exhibit very short residence times < 100 years.
Description: Congreso celebrado del 26 de junio al 1 de julio de 2011, en Montpellier, Francia.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10261/57337
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