Book 2006

Nitrogen Cycling in the Americas: Natural and Anthropogenic Influences and Controls


ISBN: 978-1-4020-4717-6 (Print) 978-1-4020-5517-1 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-2

  2. Chapter

    Pages 3-24

    Sources of reactive nitrogen affecting ecosystems in Latin America and the Caribbean: current trends and future perspectives

  3. Chapter

    Pages 25-44

    A review of anthropogenic sources of nitrogen and their effects on Canadian aquatic ecosystems

  4. Chapter

    Pages 45-60

    More is less: agricultural impacts on the N cycle in Argentina

  5. Chapter

    Pages 61-89

    Human activities changing the nitrogen cycle in Brazil

  6. Chapter

    Pages 91-108

    Assessment of nitrogen flows into the Cuban landscape

  7. Chapter

    Pages 109-133

    Urban influences on the nitrogen cycle in Puerto Rico

  8. Chapter

    Pages 135-161

    Nitrogen and phosphorus budgets for a tropical watershed impacted by agricultural land use: Guayas, Ecuador

  9. Chapter

    Pages 163-186

    The influence of climate on average nitrogen export from large watersheds in the Northeastern United States

  10. Chapter

    Pages 187-208

    Coastal eutrophication assessment in the United States

  11. Chapter

    Pages 209-237

    Nitrogen cycling in tropical and temperate savannas

  12. Chapter

    Pages 239-250

    Nutrient-chlorophyll relationships in tropical-subtropical lakes: do temperate models fit?

  13. Chapter

    Pages 251-274

    The stable carbon and nitrogen isotopic composition of vegetation in tropical forests of the Amazon Basin, Brazil