• Elevated Atmospheric Co2 Effects and Soil Water Feedbacks on Soil Respiration Components in a Colorado Grassland 

        Author(s):Pendall, Elise; Del Grosso, S.; King, J. Y.; LeCain, D. R.; Milchunas, D. G.; Morgan, J. A.; Mosier, A. R.; Ojima, D. S.; Parton, W. A.; Tans, P. P.; White, J. W. C.; Pendall, Elise; Del Grosso, S.; King, J. Y.; LeCain, D. R.; Milchunas, D. G.; Morgan, J. A.; Mosier, A. R.; Ojima, D. S.; Parton, W. A.; Tans, P. P.; White, J. W. C.
        Date:2003-05-15
        The shortgrass steppe is a semi-arid grassland, where elevated CO2 reduces stomatal conductance and promotes soil moisture storage. Enhanced biomass growth from elevated CO2 has been attributed in part to soil moisture ...