Nitrification potentials in primary and secondary succession g philip robertson2 and peter m vitousek3 department of biology indiana university bloomington indiana 47405 usa abstract potential nitrogen mineralization and nitrification were measured in soils from a pri. Consideration of the nature of disturbance which initiates each succession explains much of the difference in nitrogen dynamics primary succession the development of ecosystems on wholly new substrates invariably involves a low nitrogen availability and nitrification early in succession. Robertson g p and p m vitousek 1981 nitrification potentials in primary and secondary succession ecology 62 376 386 ugolini f 1964 soil development on the red beds of new jersey william l hutcheson memorial forest bulletin 2 1 34 sampling methods the permanent plots in the buell small succession study are sampled in late july. a shaken soil slurry method by hart et al 1994 was used to assess nitrification kinetics in soils the slurry method was chosen over other soil nitrification
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