Research Progress

Scientists Reveal Precipitation-mediated Responses of Soil Acid Buffering Capacity to Long-term N...

Increasing atmospheric nitrogen ( N ) deposition-induced soil acidification has been an increasing global threat to terrestrial biodiversity and ecosystem functioning .Chronic N inputs could increa...

Estimation on Global Farmland Nitrogen Cycling

Since the industrial revolution , the need to serial and meat has increased along with the increase in the global population .While the use of nitrogen fertilizers significantly increased serial ha...

Soil Carbon Turnover Indicated by Isotopes

Soil is an important carbon pool in terrestrial eco-systems , even its tiny change may promotethe increase in atmospheric CO2 concentration and thus affect the bio-geo chemical cycling of the earth...

Responses of Plant Litter Decomposition and Nutrient Release Rate to Water and Nitrogen Addition ...

Litter decomposition is an important ecological process in global carbon ( C ) and nitrogen ( N ) cycling in terrestrial ecosystems , which is crucial for nutrient cycling and above-ground plant pr...

Researchers Reveal the Effects of Gap Size and Within-gap Position on Animal-mediated Seed Dispersal

Seed dispersal is a vital link in the processes of seed regeneration , and plays a decisive role in the vegetation restoration of forest ecosystem .Furthermore , gap size and within-gap positions a...