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Nitrgoen Cycle: Environmental geology

by: Justin Notetaker

Nitrgoen Cycle: Environmental geology GEOL 207

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Discusses the carbon cycle ranging from the atmosphere to the land to the ocean.
Environmental Geology - Geological/Geochemica
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Geology, carbon, carbon cycle, environmental, aquatic, Soil, inorganic, organic, denitrification, nitrification, oxidation, fixation
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This 3 page Class Notes was uploaded by Justin Notetaker on Tuesday March 1, 2016. The Class Notes belongs to GEOL 207 at Ball State University taught by Neumann in Winter 2016. Since its upload, it has received 28 views. For similar materials see Environmental Geology - Geological/Geochemica in Geology at Ball State University.


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Date Created: 03/01/16
GEOL 207 Nitrogen Nitrogen Cycle NOx NO3- = Nitrate - Plants - HNO3 -- > Nitric Acid - Fully oxidized form of nitrogen - 7 Million tons - In atmosphere from N-Oxides - Salts (fairly rare) o KNO3 o NaNO3  Guano (fossilized bird/bat poop) - Fertilizers - Explosives o Oxygen in Nitrate o HNO2 -- > Nitrite NO2 -- > Nitrogen Dioxide - Brown gas o Smog - Combustion o Car engines - NO -- > Nitrogen oxide or nitrogen monoxide - Colorless gas NH3 -- > ammonia NH4 -- > ammonium Organic Nitrogen - Amino acids - Protein - Urea N2O -- > Nitrous Oxide - Laughing gas - Greenhouse gas - Atmosphere o 99.9 % = N2 o - Aquatic o 95.2 % = N2 o 4.8 %  48% Organic  99.9% dead organisms  0.1 Living organisms  52% Inorganic - Land o 95.3% Organic  96% dead organic matter  soil  4% Biomass  94% plants  4% microorganisms  2% animals


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