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Table 3 Effect of slope positions on total spore density

From: Effect of community-based soil and water conservation practices on arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi types, spore densities, root colonization, and soil nutrients in the northern highlands of Ethiopia

Slope position Non-conserved grazing lands Terraces Exclosures + terraces Exclosures alone
Foot slope 903.3ab 1210.0ab 1603.3a 1616.6a
Middle slope 850.0ab 1066.6ab 1466.6ab 1506.6ab
Upper slope 723.3b 1186.6ab 1396.6ab 1430.0ab
  1. Means followed by the same letter do not differ significantly at P ≤ 0.05