Lineage overwhelms environmental conditions in determining rhizosphere bacterial community structure in a cosmopolitan invasive plant

Lineage overwhelms environmental conditions in determining rhizosphere bacterial community structure in a cosmopolitan invasive plant

Jennifer L. Bowen, Patrick J. Kearns, Jarrett E. K. Byrnes, Sara Wigginton, , Warwick J. Allen, Michael Greenwood, Khang Tran, Jennifer Yu, James T. Cronin & Laura A. Meyerson Nature Communications 8(433) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-017-00626-0 | Published... Continue Reading

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Effect of harvest time and frequency on biomass quality and biomethane potential of Common Reed (Phragmites australis) under paludiculture conditions

Effect of harvest time and frequency on biomass quality and biomethane potential of Common Reed (Phragmites australis) under paludiculture conditions

Federico Dragoni, Vittoria Giannini, Giorgio Ragaglini, Enrico Bonari, Nicola Silvestri BioEnergy Research DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s12155-017-9866-z | Published online: 20 Aug 2017 Abstract This study examined the effect of harvest time (from May to September)... Continue Reading

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Native and non-native halophytes resiliency against sea-level rise and saltwater intrusion

Native and non-native halophytes resiliency against sea-level rise and saltwater intrusion

Lian Xue, Ziuzhen Li, Zhongzheng Yan, Qian Zhang, Wenhui Ding, Hydrobiologia DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10750-017-3333-x | Published online: 9 Aug 2017 Abstract We quantified the independent impacts of flooding salinity, flooding depth, and flooding frequency on... Continue Reading

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Metabolism of carbamazepine in plant roots and endophytic rhizobacteria isolated from Phragmites australis

Metabolism of carbamazepine in plant roots and endophytic rhizobacteria isolated from Phragmites australis

Andrés Sauvêtre, Robert May, Rudolf Harpaintner, Charlotte Poschenrieder, Peter Schröder Hazardous Materials 342(15), pp 85-95 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhazmat.2017.08.006 | Published online: 9 Aug 2017 Abstract A field experiment was undertaken to measure... Continue Reading

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Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus modulates the phytotoxicity of Cd via combined responses of enzymes, thiolic compounds, and essential elements in the roots of Phragmites australis

Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus modulates the phytotoxicity of Cd via combined responses of enzymes, thiolic compounds, and essential elements in the roots of Phragmites australis

Xiaochen Huang, Shishu Zhu, Shih-Hsin Ho, Li Wang, Fang Ma Chemosphere DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2017.08.021 | Published online: 8 Aug 2017 Abstract The positive effects of arbuscular mycorrhizal (AM) fungi on host plants under heavy metal (HM) stress... Continue Reading

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Changes associated with Phragmites australis invasion in plant community and soil properties: A study on three invaded communities in a wetland, Victoria, Australia

Changes associated with Phragmites australis invasion in plant community and soil properties: A study on three invaded communities in a wetland, Victoria, Australia

Md N. Uddin, Randall W. Robinson Limnologica – Ecology and Management of Inland Waters DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.limno.2017.07.006 | Published online: 2 Aug 2017 Abstract Phragmites australis invasion is altering plant communities and therefore, soil... Continue Reading

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Mapping the change of Phragmites australis live biomass in the lower Mississippi River Delta marshes

Mapping the change of Phragmites australis live biomass in the lower Mississippi River Delta marshes

Elijah W. Ramsey and Amina Rangoonwala US Geological Survey, 2017-1098 DOI: https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20171098 | Published online: 28 July 2017 Abstract Multiyear remote sensing mapping of the normalized difference vegetation index (NDVI) was carried out as an... Continue Reading

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Prioritizing management of the invasive grass Common Reed (Phragmites australis) in Great Salt Lake wetlands

Prioritizing management of the invasive grass Common Reed (Phragmites australis) in Great Salt Lake wetlands

A. Lexine Long, Karin M. Kettenring, and Richard Toth Invasive Plant Science and Management, 10(2), 155-165. Doi: https://doi.org/10.1017/inp.2017.20 Abstract Nonnative invasive species are one of the biggest threats to biodiversity worldwide. In many cases the extent... Continue Reading

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