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SOIL | Articles | Volume 5, issue 2
SOIL, 5, 315–332, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-5-315-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
SOIL, 5, 315–332, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-5-315-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Original research article 15 Nov 2019

Original research article | 15 Nov 2019

Short-range-order minerals as powerful factors explaining deep soil organic carbon stock distribution: the case of a coffee agroforestry plantation on Andosols in Costa Rica

Tiphaine Chevallier et al.

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ED: Reconsider after major revisions (15 Jul 2019) by Karsten Kalbitz
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ED: Publish subject to minor revisions (review by editor) (05 Sep 2019) by Karsten Kalbitz
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ED: Publish as is (01 Oct 2019) by Karsten Kalbitz
ED: Publish as is (01 Oct 2019) by Jorge Mataix-Solera(Executive Editor)
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Soil organic carbon (SOC) is the largest terrestrial C stock. Andosols of volcanic areas hold particularly large stocks (e.g. from 24 to 72 kgC m−2 in the upper 2 m of soil) as determined via MIR spectrometry at our Costa Rican study site: a 1 km2 basin covered by coffee agroforestry. Andic soil properties explained this high variability, which did not correlate with stocks in the upper 20 cm of soil. Topography and pedogenesis are needed to understand the SOC stocks at landscape scales.
Soil organic carbon (SOC) is the largest terrestrial C stock. Andosols of volcanic areas hold...
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