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Plant and Soil

, Volume 9, Issue 2, pp 179–185 | Cite as

The disappearance of leaf litter under different woodland conditions

  • K. L. Bocock
  • O. J. W. Gilbert
Article

Summary

A method is described by which quantitative studies can be made on the course of disappearance of leaf litter under woodland conditions. The litter samples are placed in the field in nylon hairnets. Results are given for a variety of litters placed on different soils.

Keywords

Plant Physiology Nylon Leaf Litter Quantitative Study Litter Sample 
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© Martinus Nijhoff 1958

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. L. Bocock
    • 1
  • O. J. W. Gilbert
    • 1
  1. 1.Nature Conservancy, Merlewood Research StationGrange-over-SandsEngland

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