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Types of analysis done at the LTSE

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Measurement type Property of characteristic measured
Chemical Total Zn, Cu, Cd, Ni, Pb
Extractable Zn, Cu, Cd, Ni, Pb
Mineral N
Total N
Organic C and N
Biological Biomass C
Respiration
Microbial Activity (BIOLOG® CLPP)
Rhizobial MPN
Molecular Biology

DNA fingerprinting, metagenomics

Physical Bulk density
Conductivity
Cation Exchange Capacity (CEC)
pH
Environmental

Maximum, minimum and average temperature
Soil temperature
Rainfall
Daily PAR
Solar radiation
Windspeed

 


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