Journal article

The effect of substrate compaction on plant water use and the implications for phytocap design specifications

Ruby N Michael, Bofu Yu, Brendan A Wintle, Ignatius A Doronila, Samuel TS Yuen

Ecological Engineering | ELSEVIER | Published : 2019


Funding Acknowledgements

This research was funded by Hanson Landfill Services owners of the project site. Thank you particularly to Sam Bateman and Harry Taylor who coordinated access to the site and materials. The lead author was also partly funded by a University of Melbourne research scholarship from the School of BioSciences and the Department of Infrastructure Engineering. Thank you to Javier Cortes-Ramirez and anonymous reviewers for their valuable comments on drafts. Thank you to William Watson, Victor Kabay, Malinda Godino, Kenneth Brown, Simon Colman and Fenella Tekhee for field and laboratory assistance.