Volume 188 2006

Boreal Peatland Ecosystems

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ISBN: 978-3-540-31912-2 (Print) 978-3-540-31913-9 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XX

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    Pages 1-8

    Peatlands and the Boreal Forest

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    Pages 9-24

    Functional Characteristics and Indicators of Boreal Peatlands

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    Pages 25-46

    The Postglacial Development of Boreal and Subarctic Peatlands

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    Pages 47-65

    The Role of Sphagnum in Peatland Development and Persistence

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    Pages 67-100

    Peatland Fauna

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    Pages 101-123

    The Role of Fungi in Boreal Peatlands

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    Pages 125-143

    Decomposition in Boreal Peatlands

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    Pages 145-164

    Primary Production in Boreal Peatlands

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    Pages 165-194

    Carbon in Boreal Peatlands

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    Pages 195-230

    The Nitrogen Cycle in Boreal Peatlands

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    Pages 231-258

    Phosphorous in Boreal Peatlands

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    Pages 259-287

    Sulfur Cycling in Boreal Peatlands: from Acid Rain to Global Climate Change

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    Pages 289-311

    The Hydrology of Peatlands

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    Pages 313-329

    Modeling Ecosystem Processes and Peat Accumulation in Boreal Peatlands

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    Pages 331-357

    Forestry and Boreal Peatlands

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    Pages 359-379

    Disturbance in Boreal Peatlands

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    Pages 381-423

    Restoration of Degraded Boreal Peatlands

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    Pages 425-429

    Boreal Peatland Ecosystems: Our Carbon Heritage

  20. Back Matter

    Pages 431-437