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Title: Temperature and earthworm effects on C and N dynamics in oak stands along an urban-rural land use gradient
Author: Pouyat, R. V.; Groffman, P. M.; Carreiro, M. M.; Bohlen, P.; Parmelee, R. W.
Publication: In: Hom, John; Birdsey, Richard; O'Brian, Kelly, eds. Proceedings 1995 meeting of the northern global change program; Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-214. Radnor, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station: 208.
Abstract: In previous studies of an urban-rural land use gradient in the New York City metropolitan area, urban forest soils had higher heavy metal concentrations, soil temperatures, and abundances of earthworms than rural soils, while rural soils had higher abundances of fungi.
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