About the Authors

Laura K. Reynolds

lkreynolds@virginia.edu

Affiliation Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America

Karen J. McGlathery

Affiliation Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America

Michelle Waycott

Affiliation School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LKR KJM MW. Performed the experiments: LKR. Analyzed the data: LKR KJM MW. Wrote the paper: LKR KJM MW.