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Scientists Find Grass Yield, Carbon Storage Not Affected By Creepy-Crawlies In The Soil

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October 21, 2002
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Imperial College Of Science, Technology And Medicine
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New results from experiments at a unique ecology facility show that plant communities are dramatically altered by changes to the type of animal species living among their roots, but that key ecosystem measurements such as overall agricultural yield or the amount of soil carbon stored are unaffected.

New results from experiments at a unique ecology facility show that plant communities are dramatically altered by changes to the type of animal species living among their roots, but that key ecosystem measurements such as overall agricultural yield or the amount of soil carbon stored are unaffected.


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Imperial College Of Science, Technology And Medicine. (2002, October 21). Scientists Find Grass Yield, Carbon Storage Not Affected By Creepy-Crawlies In The Soil. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 19, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2002/10/021021052246.htm
Imperial College Of Science, Technology And Medicine. "Scientists Find Grass Yield, Carbon Storage Not Affected By Creepy-Crawlies In The Soil." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2002/10/021021052246.htm (accessed April 19, 2014).

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