Prescribed fire increases pyrogenic carbon in litter and surface soil in lowland Eucalyptus forests of south-eastern Australia
SJ Krishnaraj, TG Baker, PJ Polglase, L Volkova, CJ Weston
Forest Ecology and Management | ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV | Published : 2016
Funding provided by the University of Melbourne and CSIRO is gratefully acknowledged. The authors greatly appreciate the guidance provided by the personnel of the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning, Victoria in establishing study plots. Saravanan Krishnaraj specially thanks Matt Kitching for technical advice and Dr Julian Di Stefano for statistical advice. We thank Tarek Murshid and Ben Smith for assistance with field sampling and Matt Lee and Najib Ahmady for C and N laboratory analyses.