Journal article

Is there more soil carbon under nitrogen-fixing trees than under non-nitrogen-fixing trees in mixed-species restoration plantings?

M Hoogmoed, SC Cunningham, PJ Baker, J Beringer, TR Cavagnaro

Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment | ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV | Published : 2014

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Australian Research Council Linkage Program

Awarded by Australian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

This research was funded by the Australian Research Council Linkage Program (LP0990038), Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority (CMA), North Central CMA, Victorian Department of Sustainability and Environment, EPA Victoria and Kilter Pty. Ltd. T.R.C. (FT120100463), J.B. (FT110100602) and P.J.B. (FT120100715) were supported by Australian Research Council Future Fellowships. M.H. thanks the Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment for additional funding for fieldwork and laboratory analysis. We thank Mr Scott McDonald for his assistance and good cheer in the field. Thanks also to the landholders for access to their properties and Dr. Willem Hoogmoed for a critical reading of the manuscript. Many thanks to the two anonymous reviewers and editor of AgEE for their thoughtful comments that helped improved this paper.