Influence of nitrogen fertilization on soil ammonia oxidizer and denitrifier abundance, microbial biomass, and enzyme activities in an alpine meadow
Xiao-Fang Tian, Hang-Wei Hu, Qiong Ding, Ming-Hua Song, Xing-Liang Xu, Yong Zheng, Liang-Dong Guo
Biology and Fertility of Soils | SPRINGER | Published : 2014
Awarded by Natural Science Foundation of China
Awarded by China Scholarship Council
We thank Professor Ian C. Anderson, Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment, University of Western Sydney for the helpful comments and English improvements. We also appreciate the editor and anonymous referees for their invaluable suggestions and constructive comments. This study was financially supported by the Natural Science Foundation of China (nos. 41001149, 31070434, and 31270503). Y.Z. received a fellowship as a visiting scholar from the China Scholarship Council (no. 2011491255).