Activity and diversity of methane-oxidizing bacteria along a Norwegian sub-Arctic glacier forefield

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Activity and diversity of methane-oxidizing bacteria along a Norwegian sub-Arctic glacier forefield. / Mateos-Rivera, Alejandro; Øvreås, Lise; Wilson, Bryan; Yde, Jacob C; Finster, Kai W.

In: F E M S Microbiology Ecology, Vol. 94, No. 5, 03.2018, p. 1-11.

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Mateos-Rivera, A, Øvreås, L, Wilson, B, Yde, JC & Finster, KW 2018, 'Activity and diversity of methane-oxidizing bacteria along a Norwegian sub-Arctic glacier forefield', F E M S Microbiology Ecology, vol. 94, no. 5, pp. 1-11. https://doi.org/10.1093/femsec/fiy059

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Mateos-Rivera, A., Øvreås, L., Wilson, B., Yde, J. C., & Finster, K. W. (2018). Activity and diversity of methane-oxidizing bacteria along a Norwegian sub-Arctic glacier forefield. F E M S Microbiology Ecology, 94(5), 1-11. https://doi.org/10.1093/femsec/fiy059

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Mateos-Rivera A, Øvreås L, Wilson B, Yde JC, Finster KW. Activity and diversity of methane-oxidizing bacteria along a Norwegian sub-Arctic glacier forefield. F E M S Microbiology Ecology. 2018 Mar;94(5):1-11. https://doi.org/10.1093/femsec/fiy059

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Mateos-Rivera, Alejandro ; Øvreås, Lise ; Wilson, Bryan ; Yde, Jacob C ; Finster, Kai W. / Activity and diversity of methane-oxidizing bacteria along a Norwegian sub-Arctic glacier forefield. In: F E M S Microbiology Ecology. 2018 ; Vol. 94, No. 5. pp. 1-11.

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abstract = "Methane (CH4) is one of the most abundant greenhouse gases in the atmosphere and identification of its sources and sinks is crucial for the reliability of climate model outputs. Although CH4 production and consumption rates have been reported from a broad spectrum of environments, data obtained from glacier forefields are restricted to a few locations. We report the activities of methanotrophic communities and their diversity along a chronosequence in front of a sub-Arctic glacier using high-throughput sequencing and gas flux measurements. CH4 oxidation rates were measured in the field throughout the growing season during three sampling times at eight different sampling points in combination with laboratory incubation experiments. The overall results showed that the methanotrophic community had similar trends of increased CH4 consumption and increased abundance as a function of soil development and time of year. Sequencing results revealed that the methanotrophic community was dominated by a few OTUs and that a short-term increase in CH4 concentration, as performed in the field measurements, altered slightly the relative abundance of the OTUs.",
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