Journal article

Water addition regulates the metabolic activity of ammonia oxidizers responding to environmental perturbations in dry subhumid ecosystems

Hang-Wei Hu, Catriona A Macdonald, Pankaj Trivedi, Bronwyn Holmes, Levente Bodrossy, Ji-Zheng He, Brajesh K Singh

Environmental Microbiology | WILEY | Published : 2015

Grants

Awarded by Australian Research Council


Awarded by National Science Foundation of China


Awarded by Australian Greenhouse Office Grant


Awarded by NSW Department of Environment and Climate Change


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was financially supported by University of Western Sydney - Chinese Academy of Sciences bilateral agreement, Australian Research Council (DP130104841) and National Science Foundation of China (41025004). The site was established with support from the Australian Greenhouse Office Grant 0506/0085 and subsequently by the Commonwealth Department of Climate Change, with additional funding from the NSW Department of Environment and Climate Change (Grant T07 CAG/16). We gratefully acknowledge Luca Giaramida, Catarina Martins and Yong Zheng for their assistance during field sampling. Thanks to Barbara Drigo for great help in DNA stable isotope probing experiment.