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Title: Hydraulic redistribution affects modeled carbon cycling via soil microbial activity and suppressed fire

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  1. Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Center for Environmental Science and Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs Connecticut
  2. Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station, Portland Oregon
  3. Department of Earth System Science, University of California, Irvine California
  4. Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson Arizona
  5. Southwest Watershed Research Center, USDA-Agricultural Research Service, Tucson Arizona
  6. The Ecosystems Center, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole Massachusetts
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Global Change Biology
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Journal Name: Global Change Biology Journal Volume: 24 Journal Issue: 8; Journal ID: ISSN 1354-1013
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Fu, Congsheng, Wang, Guiling, Bible, Kenneth, Goulden, Michael L., Saleska, Scott R., Scott, Russell L., and Cardon, Zoe G. Hydraulic redistribution affects modeled carbon cycling via soil microbial activity and suppressed fire. United Kingdom: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1111/gcb.14164.
Fu, Congsheng, Wang, Guiling, Bible, Kenneth, Goulden, Michael L., Saleska, Scott R., Scott, Russell L., & Cardon, Zoe G. Hydraulic redistribution affects modeled carbon cycling via soil microbial activity and suppressed fire. United Kingdom. doi:
Fu, Congsheng, Wang, Guiling, Bible, Kenneth, Goulden, Michael L., Saleska, Scott R., Scott, Russell L., and Cardon, Zoe G. Wed . "Hydraulic redistribution affects modeled carbon cycling via soil microbial activity and suppressed fire". United Kingdom. doi:
title = {Hydraulic redistribution affects modeled carbon cycling via soil microbial activity and suppressed fire},
author = {Fu, Congsheng and Wang, Guiling and Bible, Kenneth and Goulden, Michael L. and Saleska, Scott R. and Scott, Russell L. and Cardon, Zoe G.},
abstractNote = {},
doi = {10.1111/gcb.14164},
journal = {Global Change Biology},
number = 8,
volume = 24,
place = {United Kingdom},
year = {2018},
month = {5}

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