- Base cation depletion, eutrophication and acidification of species-rich grasslands in response to long-term simulated nitrogen depositionPaul Horswill
Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK
Environ Pollut 155:336-49. 2008..This study provides the first definitive evidence that nitrogen deposition depletes base cations from grassland soils. The resulting acidification, metal mobilisation and eutrophication are implicated in driving floristic changes...