Effects of Environmental Factors on Denitrification

  • A. Chalamet
Part of the NATO Conference Series book series (NATOCS, volume 9)


Biological denitrification is a respiratory process whereby nitrate is utilized as the terminal electron acceptor in lieu of oxygen by bacteria which are mainly aerobes (Focht, 1982).


Nitrous Oxide Denitrification Rate Waterlogged Soil Biological Denitrification Denitrification Loss 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Chalamet
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  1. 1.Laboratoire de Biologie des Sols ERA N° 848Université Lyon IVilleurbanneFrance

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