Boreal Peatland Ecosystems: 188 (Ecological Studies) by R.K. Wieder,D.H. Vitt

By R.K. Wieder,D.H. Vitt

This is the 1st actually ecosystem-oriented ebook on peatlands. It adopts an ecosystems method of realizing the world's boreal peatlands. the point of interest is on biogeochemical styles and methods, creation, decomposition, and peat accumulation, and it offers additional info on animal and fungal range. A habitual subject matter is the legacy of boreal peatlands as outstanding accumulators of carbon as peat over millennia.

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