Articles | Volume 12, issue 11
Biogeosciences, 12, 3415–3428, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-3415-2015
Biogeosciences, 12, 3415–3428, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-3415-2015

Research article 05 Jun 2015

Research article | 05 Jun 2015

Use of near-infrared spectroscopy to assess phosphorus fractions of different plant availability in forest soils

J. Niederberger et al.

Related authors

Distribution of phosphorus fractions with different plant availability in German forest soils and their relationship with common soil properties and foliar P contents
Jörg Niederberger, Martin Kohler, and Jürgen Bauhus
SOIL, 5, 189–204, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-5-189-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-5-189-2019, 2019
Short summary

Related subject area

Biogeochemistry: Soils
Cycling and retention of nitrogen in European beech (Fagus sylvatica L.) ecosystems under elevated fructification frequency
Rainer Brumme, Bernd Ahrends, Joachim Block, Christoph Schulz, Henning Meesenburg, Uwe Klinck, Markus Wagner, and Partap K. Khanna
Biogeosciences, 18, 3763–3779, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-3763-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-3763-2021, 2021
Short summary
Mercury mobility, colloid formation and methylation in a polluted Fluvisol as affected by manure application and flooding–draining cycle
Lorenz Gfeller, Andrea Weber, Isabelle Worms, Vera I. Slaveykova, and Adrien Mestrot
Biogeosciences, 18, 3445–3465, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-3445-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-3445-2021, 2021
Short summary
Simulating measurable ecosystem carbon and nitrogen dynamics with the mechanistically defined MEMS 2.0 model
Yao Zhang, Jocelyn M. Lavallee, Andy D. Robertson, Rebecca Even, Stephen M. Ogle, Keith Paustian, and M. Francesca Cotrufo
Biogeosciences, 18, 3147–3171, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-3147-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-3147-2021, 2021
Short summary
Similar importance of edaphic and climatic factors for controlling soil organic carbon stocks of the world
Zhongkui Luo, Raphael A. Viscarra-Rossel, and Tian Qian
Biogeosciences, 18, 2063–2073, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-2063-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-2063-2021, 2021
Short summary
Representing methane emissions from wet tropical forest soils using microbial functional groups constrained by soil diffusivity
Debjani Sihi, Xiaofeng Xu, Mónica Salazar Ortiz, Christine S. O'Connell, Whendee L. Silver, Carla López-Lloreda, Julia M. Brenner, Ryan K. Quinn, Jana R. Phillips, Brent D. Newman, and Melanie A. Mayes
Biogeosciences, 18, 1769–1786, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-1769-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-1769-2021, 2021
Short summary

Cited articles

Abrams, S. M., Shenk, J. S., Westerhaus, M. O., and Barton F. E. II: Determination of forage quality by near infrared reflectance spectroscopy efficacy of broad-based calibration equations, J. Dairy Sci., 70, 806–813, 1987.
Attiwill, P. M. and Adams, M. A.: Nutrient cycling in forests, New Phytol., 124, 561–582, 1993.
Ben-Dor, E. and Banin A.: Near infrared analysis (NIRA) as a method to simultaneously evaluate spectral featureless constitutions in soil, Soil Sci., 159, 259–270, 1995.
BMELV: Handbuch Forstliche Analytik, HFA-Teil A, Boden und Humusuntersuchungen, 2009, http://www.bmelv.de/SharedDocs/Downloads/Landwirtschaft/Wald-Jagd/Bodenzustandserhebung/Handbuch/A-Boden-und-Humusuntersuchungen.pdf?_blob=publicationFile/, last access: 1 April 2014.
Download
Short summary
The analysis of soil phosphorus (P) in fractions of different plant availability is a common approach to characterize the P status of forest soils. However, quantification of organic and inorganic P fractions is very labour intensive and therefore rarely applied for large sample numbers. Prediction of P fractions with NIRS can be a promising approach to replace conventional analysis, if models are developed for sets of soil samples with similar physical and chemical properties.
Altmetrics
Final-revised paper
Preprint