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Applied and Environmental Soil Science
Volume 2017, Article ID 4010381, 9 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/4010381
Research Article

Spatial Variability and Relationship of Mangrove Soil Organic Matter to Organic Carbon

1Department of Environmental Science, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
2Department of Marine Science, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

Correspondence should be addressed to Pasicha Chaikaew; ht.ca.aluhc@c.ahcisap

Received 11 June 2016; Revised 3 November 2016; Accepted 29 November 2016; Published 29 January 2017

Academic Editor: Teodoro M. Miano

Copyright © 2017 Pasicha Chaikaew and Suchana Chavanich. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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