bog soil

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poorly drained soils on top of peat and under marsh or swamp vegetation

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In alas bog soils of interfluve of Lena and Amga volume weight across the whole profile varies from 0.71 to 1,05 g/[sm.sup.3].
After several weeks her research showed that sundews respond to mineral-poor bog soils by adjusting the amount of sticky mucilage on their leaves.
The degraded nature, rapid anthropogenic succession, and geographic isolation of the tamarack bogs in Indiana is such a potential hindrance to the natural establishment of these communities (with their unique genome) on newly exposed lakeshores and bog soils, that tamarack seedlings in the state are already a rare occurrence.
The contribution of [P.sub.0] to total P ranged from 33% in anaerobic bog soils to [less than] 1% in the aerobic swamp and beaver meadow soils.