Subject: functional diversity | Review Article | nitrous oxide | Microbiology | linkage between community structure and activity | spatial heterogeneity | denitrification | dissimilatory nitrate reduction to ammonium
The microbial processes of denitrification and dissimilatory nitrate reduction to ammonium\ud (DNRA) are two important nitrate reducing mechanisms in soil, which are responsible for\ud the loss of nitrate (NO−\ud 3 ) and production of the potent greenhouse gas, nitrous ... View more
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