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1.
Root exclusion method for separating soil respiration components: Review and methodological considerations

Mei-Yee, C., Lau, S.Y.L., Midot, F., Jee, M.S., Lo, M.L., Sangok, F. and Melling, L. – 2023
Pedosphere
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Soil CO2 and CH4 fluxes from different forest types in tropical peat swamp forest

Busman, N. A., Melling, L., Goh, K. J., Imran, Y., Sangok, F. E., and Watanabe, A. – 2023
Science of the Total Environment
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Evidence for high gene flow, nonrandom mating, and genetic bottlenecks of Ganoderma boninense infecting oil palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) plantations in Malaysia and Indonesia

Wong, W.C., Tung, H.J., Nurul Fadhilah, M., Midot, F., Lau, S.Y.L., Melling, L., Astari, S., Hadziabdic, Đ., Trigiano, R.N., Goh, Y.K. and Goh, K.J. – 2022
Mycologia
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Carbon loss from aboveground woody debris generated through land conversion from a secondary peat swamp forest to an oil palm plantation

Hirano, T., Wong, G. X., Waili, J. W., San Lo, K., Kiew, F., Aeries, E. B., Hirata, R., Ishikura, K., Hayashi, M., Murata, S., Shiraishi, T., Itoh, M. and Melling, L. – 2022
Journal of Agricultural Meteorology
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Peatland core domain sets: building consensus on what should be measured in research and monitoring

Reed, M.S., Young, D.M., Taylor, N.G., Andersen, R., Bell, N.G., Cadillo-Quiroz, H., Grainger, M., Heinemeyer, A., Hergoualc’h, K., Gerrand, A.M. and Kieft, J. – 2022
Mires & Peat
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6.
Long term dynamics of surface fluctuation in a peat swamp forest in Sarawak, Malaysia

Faizul, Y. I. M., Melling, L., Wong, G. X., Hatano, R., Inoue, T., Aeries, E. B., Goh, K.J. and Mah, D. Y. S. – 2022
Environmental Research Communications
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Tropical peatland hydrology simulated with a global land surface model

Apers, S., De Lannoy, G. J., Baird, A. J., Cobb, A. R., Dargie, G., del Aguila Pasquel, J., Griber, A., Hastie, A., Hidayat, H., Hirano, T., Hoyt, A.M., Jovani-Sancho, A.J., Katimon, A., Kurnain, A., Koster, R.D., Lampela, M., Mahanama, S.P.P., Melling, L., Page, S.E., Reichle, R.H., Taufik, M., Vanderborght, J. and Bechtold, M. – 2022
Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems (JAMES)
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8.
Application of ammonium sulfate affects greenhouse gases and microbial diversity of an oil palm plantation on tropical peat

Lau, S.Y.L, Midot, F., Dom, S.P., Lo, M.L., Chin, M.Y., Jee, M.S., Yap, M.L., Chaddy, A. and Melling, L. – 2022
Archives of Agronomy and Soil Sciences
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9.
Effects of long-term nitrogen fertilization and ground water level changes on soil CO2 fluxes from oil palm plantation on tropical peatland

Chaddy, A., Melling, L., Ishikura, K., Goh, K. J., Toma, Y., and Hatano, R. – 2021
Atmosphere
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10.
Tropical Western Pacific hydrology during the last 6,000 years based on wildfire charcoal records from Borneo

Yamamoto, M., Kikuchi, T., Sakurai, H., Hayashi, R., Seki, O., Omori, T., Sulaiman, A., Shaari, H., Abdullah, M.A. and Melling, L. – 2021
Geophysical Research Letters
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11.
Tropical peatland hydrology simulated with a global land surface model

Apers, S., De Lannoy, G. J., Baird, A. J., Cobb, A. R., Dargie, G., del Aguila Pasquel, J., Griber, A., Hastie, A., Hidayat, H., Hirano, T., Hoyt, A.M., Jovani-Sancho, A.J., Katimon, A., Kurnain, A., Koster, R.D., Lampela, M., Mahanama, S.P.P., Melling, L., Page, S.E., Reichle, R.H., Taufik, M., Vanderborght, J. and Bechtold, M. – 2021
Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems (JAMES)
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12.
Substantial hysteresis in emergent temperature sensitivity of global wetland CH4 emissions

Chang, K. Y., Riley, W. J., Knox, S. H., Jackson, R. B., McNicol, G., Poulter, B., Aurela, M., Baldocchi, D., Bansal, S., Bohrer, G., Campbell, D.I., Cescatti, A., Chu, H., Delwiche, K.B., Desai, A.R., Euskirchen, E., Friborg, T., Goeckede, M., Helbig, M., Hemes, K.S., Hirano, T., Iwata, H., Kang, M., Keenan, T., Krauss, K.W., Lohila, A., Mammarella, I., Mitra, B., Miyata, A., Nilsson, M.B., Noormets, A., Oechel, W.C., Papale, D., Peichl, M., Reba, M.L., Rinne, J., Runkle, B.R.K., Ryu, Y., Sachs, T., Schäfer, Schmid, H.P., Shurpali, N., Sonnentag, A., Tang, A.C.I., Torn, M.S., Trotta, C., Tuittila, E.S., Ueyama, M., Vargas, R., Vesala, T., Windham-Myers, L., Zhang, Z. and Zona, D. – 2021
Nature Communications
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Gap-filling eddy covariance methane fluxes: Comparison of machine learning model predictions and uncertainties at FLUXNET-CH4 wetlands

Irvin, J., Zhou, S., McNicol, G., Lu, F., Liu, V., Fluet-Chouinard, E., Ouyang, Z., Knox, S.H., Lucas-Moffat, A., Trotta, C., Papale, D., Vitale, D., Mammarella, I., Alekseychik, P., Aurela, M., Avati, A., Baldocchi, D., Bansal, S., Bohrer, G., Campbell, D.I., Chen., J., Chu, H., Dalmagro, H.J., Delwiche, K.B., Desai, A.R., Euskirchen, E., Feron, S., Goeckede, M., Heimann, M., Helbig, M., Helfter, C., Hemes, K.S., Hirano, T., Iwata, H., Jurasinski, G., Kalhori, A., Kondrich, A., Lai, D.Y.F., Lohila, A., Malhotra, A., Merbold, L., Mitra, B., Ng, A., Nilsson, M.B., Noormets, A., Peichl, M., Rey-Sanchez, A.C., Richardson, A.D., Runkle, B.R.K., Turner, J., Vargas, R., Zhu, Q., Alto, T., Fluet‐Chouinard, E., Goeckede, M., Melton, J. R., Sonnentag, O., Vesala, T., Ward, E., Zhang, Z., Feron, S., Ouyang, Z., Alekseychik, P., Aurela, M., Bohrer, G., Campbell, D. I., Chen, J., Chu, H., Dalmagro, H.J., Goodrich, J. P., Gottschalk, P., Hirano, T., Iwata, H., Jurasinski, G., Kang, M., Koebsch, F., Mammarella, I., Nilsson, M. B., Ono, K., Peichl, M., Peltola, O., Ryu, Y., Sachs, T., Sakabe, A., Sparks, J. P., Tuittila, E., Vourlitis, G. L., Wong, G. X., Windham‐Myers, L., Poulter, B., Schäfer, K.V.R., Sonnentag, O., Stuart-Haëntjens, E., Sturtevant, C., Ueyama, M., Valach, A.C., Vargas, R., Vourlitis, G.L., Ward, E.J., Wong, G.X., Zona, D., Alberto, M.C.R., Billesbach, D.P., Celis, G., Dolman, H., Friborg, T., Fuchs, K., Gogo, S., Gondwe, M.J., Goodrich, W.C., Gottschalk, P., Hörtnagl, L., Jacotot, A., Koebech, F., Kasak, K., Maier, R., Morin, T.H., Nemitz, E., Oechel, W.C., Oikawa, P.Y., Ono, K., Sachs, Sakabe, A., Schuur, E.A., Shortt, E., Sullivan, R.C., Szutu, D.J., Tuittila, E.S., Varlagin, A., Versaillie, J.G., Wille, C., Windham-Myers, L., Poulter, B. and Jackson, R. B. – 2021
Agricultural and Forest Meteorology
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Genetic diversity and admixed population structure of Ganoderma boninense, causal agent of basal stem rot in African oil palm (Elaeis guineensis) in Sumatra, Indonesia, Peninsular Malaysia and Sarawak

Wong, W.C., Tung, H.J., Nurul Fadhilah, M., Mido,t F., Lau, S.Y.L., Melling, L., Astari, S., Hadziabdic, Đ., Trigiano, R.N., Goh, K.J. and Goh, Y.K. – 2021
Mycologia
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FLUXNET-CH4: A global, multi-ecosystem dataset and analysis of methane seasonality from freshwater wetlands

Delwiche, K. B., Knox, S. H., Malhotra, A., Fluet-Chouinard, E., McNicol, G., Feron, S., … and Jackson, R. B. – 2021
Earth System Science Data Discussions
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Identifying dominant environmental predictors of freshwater wetland methane fluxes across diurnal to seasonal time scales

Knox, S. H., Bansal, S., McNicol, G., Schafer, K., Sturtevant, C., Ueyama, M., … and Jackson, R. B. – 2021
Global Change Biology
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Linking Prokaryotic Community Composition to Carbon Biogeochemical Cycling across a Tropical Peat Dome in Sarawak, Malaysia

Dom, S.P., Ikenaga, M., Lau, S.Y.L., Radu, S., Midot, F., Yap, M.L., Chin, M.Y., Lo, M.L., Jee, M.S., Maie, N. and Melling, L. – 2021
Scientific Reports
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Effect of compaction on soil CO2 and CH4 fluxes from tropical peatland of Sarawak, Malaysia.

Busman, N.A., Maie, N., Ishak, C.F., Sulaiman, M.F. and Melling, L. – 2021
Environment, Development and Sustainability.
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19.
A Bornean peat swamp forest is a net source of carbon dioxide to the atmosphere.

Tang, A.C.I., Melling, L., Stoy, P.C., Musin, K.K., Aeries, E.B., Waili, J.W., Shimizu, M., Poulter, B. and Hirata, R. – 2020
Global Change Biology
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Carbon dioxide balance of an oil palm plantation established on tropical peat.

Kiew, F., Hirata, R., Hirano, T., Wong, G.X., Aeries, E.B., Musin, K.K., Waili, J.W., Lo, K.S. and Melling, L. – 2020
Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 295.
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21.
How do land practices affect methane emissions from tropical peat ecosystems?

Wong, G.X., Hirata, R., Hirano, T., Kiew, F., Aeries, E.B., Musin, K.K., Waili, J.W., Lo. K.S. and Melling, L. – 2020
Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 282.
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22.
Variations in the rate of accumulation and chemical structure of soil organic matter in a coastal peatland in Sarawak, Malaysia.

Sangok, F.E., Sugiura, Y., Maie, N., Melling, L., Nakamura, T., Ikeya, K. and Watanabe, A. – 2020
CATENA, 184.
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23.
Carbon dioxide and methane emissions from peat soil in an undrained tropical peat swamp forest.

Ishikura, K., Hirata, R., Hirano, T., Okimoto, Y., Wong, G.X., Melling, L., Aeries, E.B., Kiew, F., Lo, K.S., Musin, K.K., Waili, J.W. and Ishii, Y. – 2019
Ecosystems, 22 (164).
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FLUXNET-CH4 synthesis activity: Objectives, Observations, and Future Directions.

Knox, S.H., Jackson, R.B., Poulter, B., McNicol, G., Fluet-Chouinard, E., Zhang, Z., Hugelius, G., Bousquet, P., Canadell, J.G., Saunois, M., Papale, D., Chu, H., Keenan, T., Baldocchi, D., Mammarella, I., Aurela, M., Bohrer, G., Campbell, D., Cescatti, A., Chamberlain, S., Chen, J., Dengel, S., Desai, A.R., Euskirchen, E., Friborg, T., Goeckede, M., Heimann, M., Helbig, M., Kang, M., Klatt, J., Kraus, K.W., Kutzbach, L., Lohila, A., Mitra, B., Morin, T.H., Nilsson, M.B., Niu, S., Noormets, A., Oechel, W.C., Peichl, M., Peltola, O., Reba, M.L., Runkle, B.R.K., Ryu, Y., Sachs, T., Schäfer, K.V.R., Shurpali, N., Sonnentag, O., Tang, A.C.I., Vesala, T., Ward, E.J., Windham-Myers, L.and Zona, D. – 2019
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society; 100(12), 2607-2632
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25.
Genetic Diversity and Demographic History of Ganoderma boninense in Oil Palm Plantations of Sarawak, Malaysia Inferred from ITS regions.

Midot, F., Lau, S.Y.L., Wong, W.C., Tung, H.J., Yap, M.L., Lo, M.L., Jee, S.M., Dom, S.P. and Melling, L. – 2019
Microorganisms, 7(10), 464.
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Soil N2O Emissions Under Different N Rates in an Oil Palm Plantation on Tropical Peatland.

Chaddy, A., Melling, L., Ishikura, K. and Hatano, R. – 2019
Agriculture,9(10), 213.
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The exchange of water and energy between a tropical peat forest and the atmosphere: Seasonal trends and comparison against other tropical rainforests.

Tang, A.C.I., Stoy, P.C., Hirata, R., Musin, K.K., Aeries, E.B., Shimizu, M., Waili, J.W. and Melling, L. – 2019
Agriculture,9(10), 213.
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28.
Influence of Temperature and Water Conditions on the Mineralization Rate of Tropical Peat.

Maie, N., Maeda, M., Murouchi, A., Melling, L., Takamatsu, R., Sangok, F., Kakino, W., Tanji, H. and Watanabe, A. – 2018
Humic Substances Research; 15(1), 33-39
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29.
Association of growth and hollow stem development in Shorea albida trees in a tropical peat swamp forest in Sarawak, Malaysia.

Monda, Y., Kiyono, Y., Chaddy, A., Damian, C., and Melling, L. – 2018
Trees, 32(5), 1357-1364.
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30.
Eddy covariance measurement of methane flux at a tropical peat forest in Sarawak, Malaysian Borneo.

Tang, A.C.I., Stoy, P.C., Hirata, R., Musin, K.K., Aeries, E.B., Waili, J.W., and Melling, L. – 2018
Geophysical Research Letter, 45(9), 4390-4399.
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Micrometeorological measurement of methane flux above a tropical peat swamp forests.

Wong, G.X., Hirata, R., Hirano, T., Kiew, F., Aeries, E.B., Musin, K.K., Waili, J.W., Lo, K.S. and Melling, L. – 2018
Agricultural and Forest Meteorology; 256, 353-361.
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32.
CO2 balance of a secondary tropical peat swamp forest in Sarawak, Malaysia.

Kiew, F., Hirata, R., Hirano, T., Wong, G.X., Aeries, E.B., Musin, K.K., Waili, J.W., Lo, K.S., Shimizu, M. and Melling, L. – 2018
Agricultural and Forest Meteorology; 248, 494-501.
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33.
Soil carbon dioxide emissions due to oxidative peat decomposition in an oil palm plantation on tropical peat.

Ishikura, K., Hirano, T., Okimoto, Y., Hirata, R., Kiew, F., Melling, L., Aeries, E.B., Lo, K.S., Musin, K.K., Waili, J.W., Wong, G.X. and Ishii, Y. – 2018
Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment; 254,202-212
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Characterization of dissolved organic matter in river water flowing through temperate and tropical peatlands based on size exclusion chromatography and fluorescence spectrometry.

Tsutsuki, K., Yoshida, E., Maie, N., Melling, L. and Watanabe, A. – 2018
Humic Substances Research; 14(1), 19-32
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35.
Dynamics of humic and non-humic substances in estuaries of coastal wetlands.

Watanabe, A., Sugiura, Y., Maie, N., Melling, L., Sudid, D. and Tsutsuki, K. – 2018
Humic Substances Research; 14(1), 7-17
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36.
Evaluation on the decomposability of tropical forest peat soils after conversion to an oil palm plantation.

Sangok, F.E., Maie, N., Melling, L. and Watanabe, A. – 2017
Science of the Total Environment; 587,381-388
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Allometric equations considering the influence of hollow trees: A case study for tropical peat swamp forest in Sarawak.

Monda, Y., Kiyono, Y., Melling, L., Damian, C. and Chaddy, A. – 2015
TROPICS; 24(1),11-22
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38.
Destructive sampling method for estimating the biomass of African oil palm (Wlaesis guineensis) plantations on tropical peatland.

Kiyono, Y., Monda, Y., Toriyama, J., Chaddy, A., Goh, K.J. and Melling, L. – 2015
Bulletin of Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute (FFPRI); 14(3),147-158
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39.
Effect of soil types and nitrogen fertilizer on nitrous oxide and carbon dioxide emissions in oil palm plantations.

Sakata, R., Shimada, S., Arai, H., Yoshioka, N., Yoshioka, R., Aoki, H., Kimoto, N., Sakamoto, A., Melling, L. and Inubushi, K. – 2014
Soil Science and Plant Nutrition; 61(1),48-60
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40.
Correlations between mineral nitrogen contents and vertical distribution of N2O emission potentials in tropical peat soils transformed into oil palm plantations in Sarawak, Malaysia.

Lau, S.Y.L., Hashidoko, Y., Takahashi, N., Hatano, R. and Melling, L. – 2014
Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology B; 4(9), 691-700
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41.
Dissolved organic matter dynamics in the oligo/meso-haline zone of wetland-influenced coastal rivers.

Maie, N., Sekiguchi, S., Watanabe, A., Tsutsuki, K., Yamashita, Y., Melling, L., Cawley, K.M., Shima, E. and Jaffe, R. – 2014
Journal of Sea Research; 91,58-69
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42.
Composition of dissolved organic nitrogen in rivers associated with wetlands.

Watanebe, A., Tsutsuki, K., Inoue, Y., Maie, N., Melling, L. and Jaffe, R. – 2014
Science of the Total Environment; 493,220-228
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Soil microbial and root respiration from three ecosystems in tropical peatland of Sarawak, Malaysia.

Melling, L., Tan, C.S.Y., Goh, K.J. and Hatano, R. – 2013
Journal of Oil Palm Research; 25(1), 43-56
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44.
Greenhouse gas (GHG) emission from tropical peatland.

Melling, L – 2013
The Planter; 89(1051)
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45.
Influence of soil aggregate size on greenhouse gas emission and uptake rate from tropical peat soil in forest and different oil palm development years.

Kimura, S.D., Melling, L. and Goh, K.J. – 2012
Geoderma; 185,1-5
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Contributions of humic substances to the dissolved organic carbon pool in wetlands from different climates.

Watanabe, A., Moroi, K., Sato, H., Tsutsuki, K., Maie, N., Melling, L. and Jaffe, R. – 2012
Chemosphere; 88(10), 1265-1268
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Greenhouse gas exchange of tropical peatlands – A review.

Melling, L. and Henson, I.E. – 2011
Journal of Oil Palm Research; 23, 1087-1095
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48.
Burkholderia vietnamiensis isolated from root tissues of nipa palm (nypa fruticans) in Sarawak, Malaysia.

Tang, S.Y., Hara, S., Melling, L., Goh, K.J. and Hashidoko, Y. – 2010
Bioscience, Biotechnology & Biochemistry; 74(9), 1972-1975
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Effects of palm canopy on soil CO2 flux in an oil palm plantation on tropical peatland.

Lau, S.Y.L., Kho, F.W.L., Tan, C.S.Y., Sim, A.K.F., Tay, M.M. and Melling, L. – 2009
Berita IKM; 97, 9-15
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50.
Emergence and behaviors of acid-tolerant Janthinobacterium sp. that evolves N2O from deforested tropical peatland.

Hashidoko, Y., Takakai. F., Toma, Y., Darung, U., Melling, L., Tahara, S. and Hatano. R. – 2008
Soil Biology & Biochemistry; 40(10), 116-125
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51.
Carbon flow and budget in a young mature oil palm agroecosystem on deep tropical peat.

Melling, L., Goh, K.J., Beauvais, C. and Hatano, R. – 2008
The Planter; 84(982), 21-25
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52.
Moisture retention curve of tropical sapric and hemic peat.

Katimon, A. and Melling, L. – 2007
Malaysian Journal of Civil Engineering; 19(1), 84-90
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53.
Nitrous oxide emissions from three ecosystems in tropical peatland of Sarawak, Malaysia.

Melling, L., Hatano, R. and Goh, K.J. – 2007
Soil Science and Plant Nutrition; 53, 792-805
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54.
Short-term effect of urea on CH4 flux under the oil palm (elaeis guineensis) on tropical peatland in Sarawak, Malaysia.

Melling, L., Goh, K.J. and Hatano, R. – 2006
Soil Science and Plant Nutrition; 52(6), 788-792
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Soil CO2 flux from three ecosystems in tropical peatland of Sarawak, Malaysia.

Melling, L., Hatano, R. and Goh, K.J. – 2005
Tellus B; 57(1), 1-11
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56.
Methane fluxes from three ecosystems in tropical peatland of Sarawak, Malaysia.

Melling, L., Hatano, R. and Goh, K.J. – 2005
Soil Biology & Biochemistry; 37, 1445-1453
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Global warming potential from soils in tropical peatland of Sarawak, Malaysia.

Melling, L., Hatano, R. and Goh, K.J. – 2005
APGC, Phyton; 45(4), 275-285
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