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Nitrogen Research Shows How Some Plants Invade, Take Over Others

July 6, 2009

News thumbnail, researcher, plants University of Nebraska-Lincoln research shows how plants gain nitrogen and how this allows some species to invade and take over native plants. Full Story

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