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Soil microbes under threat in the Amazon Rainforest

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  • A. M. Venturini
  • J. B. Gontijo
  • J. A. Mandro
  • E. Berenguer
  • K.G. Peay
  • S. M. Tsai
  • B.J.M. Bohannan
<mark>Journal publication date</mark>31/08/2023
<mark>Journal</mark>Trends in Ecology and Evolution
Issue number8
Number of pages4
Pages (from-to)693-696
Publication StatusPublished
Early online date1/06/23
<mark>Original language</mark>English


Soil microorganisms are sensitive indicators of land-use and climate change in the Amazon, revealing shifts in important processes such as greenhouse gas (GHG) production, but they have been overlooked in conservation and management initiatives. Integrating soil biodiversity with other disciplines while expanding sampling efforts and targeted microbial groups is crucially needed.