publication . Article . 2014

Thermal Characteristics and Bacterial Diversity of Forest Soil in the Haean Basin of Korea

Kim, Heejung; Lee, Jin-Yong; Lee, Kang-Kun;
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  • Published: 01 Nov 2014 Journal: The Scientific World Journal, volume 2,014 (issn: 2356-6140, eissn: 1537-744X, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
Abstract
To predict biotic responses to disturbances in forest environments, it is important to examine both the thermophysical properties of forest soils and the diversity of microorganisms that these soils contain. To predict the effects of climate change on forests, in particular, it is essential to understand the interactions between the soil surface, the air, and the biological diversity in the soil. In this study, the temperature and thermal properties of forest soil at three depths at a site in the Haean basin of Korea were measured over a period of four months. Metagenomic analyses were also carried out to ascertain the diversity of microorganisms inhabiting the ...
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publication . Article . 2014

Thermal Characteristics and Bacterial Diversity of Forest Soil in the Haean Basin of Korea

Kim, Heejung; Lee, Jin-Yong; Lee, Kang-Kun;