Stable Isotopic Analysis on Water Utilization of Two Xerophytic Shrubs in a Revegetated Desert Area: Tengger Desert, China

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Lei Huang; Zhishan Zhang;
(2015)
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: Water (issn: 2073-4441)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/w7031030
  • Subject: Caragana korshinskii | water sources | Water supply for domestic and industrial purposes | revegetated desert area | TD201-500 | <i>Artemisia ordosica</i> | TC1-978 | Artemisia ordosica | Hydraulic engineering | <i>Caragana korshinskii</i> | stable isotope

Stable isotope studies on stable isotope ratios of hydrogen and oxygen in water within plants provide new information on water sources and water use patterns under natural conditions. In this study, the sources of water uptake for two typical xerophytic shrubs, Caragana... View more
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