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Plant-soil feedback and the maintenance of diversity in Mediterranean-climate shrublands

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Science  13 Jan 2017:
Vol. 355, Issue 6321, pp. 173-176
DOI: 10.1126/science.aai8291

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  • Scrutinizing methods used to study plant-soil feedbacks
    • Kurt Reinhart, Ecologist, USDA-ARS
    • Other Contributors:
      • Matthew Rinella, Quantitative Ecologist, USDA-ARS

    A recent Ecology paper (doi: 10.1002/ecy.2146 [http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ecy.2146/full]) entitled “Toward more robust plant-soil feedback research” critiques methods of Teste et al. (doi: 10.1126/science.aai8291).

    Competing Interests: None declared.