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Table 1 Basic soil physicochemical properties (mean ± standard deviation) in the study area

From: Seasonality and moisture regime control soil respiration, enzyme activities, and soil microbial biomass carbon in a semi-arid forest of Delhi, India

Ridge pH Bulk density (g cm−3) TC (%) TN (%)
Southern Ridge 6.98 (0.02) 1.07 (0.41) 0.65(0.20) 0.06 (0.06)
Central Ridge 6.91 (0.04) 1.11 (0.31) 1.56 (0.25) 0.12 (0.07)
South-Central Ridge 6.94 (0.02) 1.06 (0.49) 1.09 (0.17) 0.11 (0.00)
Northern Ridge 6.85 (0.04) 1.11 (0.32) 1.20 (0.34) 0.11 (0.05)
  1. TC total carbon; TN total nitrogen
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