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||Yuan, Z.Y., and H.Y.H. Chen. 2012. A global analysis of fine root production as affected by soil nitrogen and phosphorus. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 279:3796-3802.
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||Chen, H.Y.H., and B.M. Shrestha. 2012. Stand age, fire and clearcutting affect soil organic carbon and aggregation of mineral soils in boreal forests. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 50:149-157.
||Laganière, J., D. Paré, Y. Bergeron, and H.Y.H. Chen. 2012. The effect of boreal forest composition on soil respiration is mediated through variations in soil temperature and C quality. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 53:18-27
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