A meta-analysis on grassland reclamation using biosolids reveals improved vegetative cover and productivity, but room for improvement to increase plant biodiversity

1Natural Resource Sciences, Thompson Rivers University, Kamloops, BC, Canada

2Département des Sciences Fondamentales, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi, Chicoutimi, QC, Canada

Research on vegetation responses to the land application of biosolids has increased in the past 20 years, but there is no consensus on how plant communities respond to biosolids applications.