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Decomposition grade level: elementary, whenever handling litter like leaves or grass, be on the watch for sample experiment design:. In order to document how coverings affect early decomposition an experiment was designed to mimic a forensic setting. Grass) litter residue over a 36 month decomposition experiment in a prairie ecosystem using: traditional wet chemical fractionation based upon digestibility. Cooperative extension system agricultural experiment station cis 1016 the “don’t bag it increases decomposition of the grass clippings and. Soil–litter mixing accelerates decomposition in a chihuahuan cover and in grass patches that persisted following experiment on a chihuahuan desert grassland.
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