The Biology Of Denitrification, Importance
Denitrification is a microbial process by which fixed nitrogen is lost from soil or aquatic systems to the atmosphere. This loss occurs when bacteria convert nitrogen-containing molecules, in particular, nitrate (NO3-) and nitrite (NO2-), to gaseous nitrous oxide (N2O) and dinitrogen (N2).
- Denitrification - The Biology Of Denitrification
- Denitrification - Importance
- Other Free Encyclopedias