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2020 papers

[hal-02996232] Unraveling the relative role of light and water competition between lianas and trees in tropical forests

Despite their low contribution to forest carbon stocks, lianas (woody vines) play an important role in the carbon dynamics of tropical forests. As...
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[hal-03046402] Patterns of density and structure of natural populations of Taxus baccata in the Hyrcanian forests of Iran

Iran's Hyrcanian forests cover a relatively narrow strip in the northeastern part of the country, and are among the most important and valuable...
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[hal-02992757] Role of ureides in source-to-sink transport of photoassimilates in non-fixing soybean

Nitrogen (N)-fixing soybean plants use the ureides allantoin and allantoic acid as major long-distance transport forms of N, but in non-fixing,...
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[hal-03231138] Salt accumulation and effects within foliage of Tilia × vulgaris trees from the street greenery of Riga, Latvia

Green infrastructures within sprawling cities provide essential ecosystem services, increasingly undermined by environmental stress. The main...
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[hal-02985820] Improving aboveground biomass estimates by taking into account density variations between tree components

• Key message : Strong density differences were observed between stem wood at 1.30 m and other tree components (stem wood, stem bark, knots, branch...
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[hal-02870299] Which oak provenances for the 22nd century in Western Europe? Dendroclimatology in common gardens

The current distribution area of the two sympatric oaks Quercus petraea and Q. robur covers most of temperate Western Europe. Depending on their...
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[hal-03085655] Unprecedented pluri-decennial increase in the growing stock of French forests is persistent and dominated by private broadleaved forests

& Key message French forests exhibit the fastest relative changes across Europe. Growing stock increases faster than area, and is greatest in...
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[hal-02934348] Sacrificing growth and maintaining a dynamic carbohydrate storage are key processes for promoting beech survival under prolonged drought conditions

Key message In case of a prolonged drought, the stored carbohydrates in trees were remobilized to fuel survival functions until their nearly...
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[hal-02975249] Early effects of temperate agroforestry practices on soil organic matter and microbial enzyme activity

Aims: A field experiment was conducted to evaluate the effects of alley cropping systems on microbial activity and soil organic matter (SOM) pools....
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[hal-03317972] Ancient forest statistics provide centennial perspective over the status and dynamics of forest area in France

Context: The history of European forest dynamic remains fragmental. In France, the Daubrée statistics (1908) and agricultural statistics (1892,...
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