Organic carbon dynamics and soil stability in five semiarid agroecosystems

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2010: $160,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2013
Region: Southern
State: Texas
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Jennifer Moore-Kucera
Texas Tech University
Description:
5. Of the five agroecosystems evaluated, two of the three ICLs ranked the highest in terms of mean weight diameter (measure of stability), whole SOC (up to 45% more), and C sequestration potential as measured by the amount of intra-aggregate microaggregat
Type:
Article/Newsletter/Blog
Authors:
Lisa Fultz
Jennifer Moore-Kucera
Ted Zobeck
Veronica Acosta-Martinez
David Acosta-Martinez
Target audiences:
Educators; Researchers
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