TitleChemical and biochemical characteristics of alpine soils in the Tatra Mountains and their correlation with lake water quality
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsKopacek, J, Kana, J, Santruckova, H, Picek, T, Stuchlik, E
JournalWater Air and Soil Pollution
Volume153
Pagination307-327
Abstract

Soils and lakes were sampled in fifteen catchments in the alpine zone of the Tatra Mountains (Slovak-Polish border) to evaluate the dependence of lake water chemistry on soil properties. The amount of soil in alpine meadows varied from 38 to 255 kg m(-2) (dry weight soil