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Uptake of macro- and micro-nutrients into leaf, woody, and root tissue of Populus after irrigation with landfill leachateAuthor(s): Jill A. Zalesny; Ronald S., Jr. Zalesny; Adam H. Wiese; Bart T. Sexton; Richard B. Hall
Source: Journal of Sustainable Forestry. 27(3): 303-327.
Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
Station: Northern Research Station
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DescriptionInformation about macro- and micro-nutrient uptake and distribution into tissues of Populus irrigated with landfill leachate helps to maximize biomass production and understand impacts of leachate chemistry on tree health. We irrigated eight Populus clones (NC 13460, NCI4O18, NC14104, NC14106, DM115, DN5, NM2, NM6) with fertilized (N, P, K) well water(control) or municipal solid waste landfill leachate weekly during 2005 and 2006 in Rhinelander, Wisconsin, USA. During Aug. 2006, we tested for differences in total N, P, K, Ca, Mg, S, Zn, B, Mn, Fe, Cu, Al, and Pb concentration in preplanting and harvest soils; and in leaf, woody (stems+branches), and root tissue.
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CitationZalesny, Jill A.; Zalesny, Ronald S., Jr.; Wiese, Adam H.; Sexton, Bart T.; Hall, Richard B. 2008. Uptake of macro- and micro-nutrients into leaf, woody, and root tissue of Populus after irrigation with landfill leachate. Journal of Sustainable Forestry. 27(3): 303-327.
KeywordsSustainable intensive forestry, phytoaccurnulation, waste management, hybrid poplar, Populus deltoides, P. nigra, P. maximowiczii, P. trichocarpa
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