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Table 2 Result of the two-factor ANOVA (Fire class and soil depth) for the soil properties

From: Post-fire soil nutrient dynamics in a tropical dry deciduous forest of Western Ghats, India

Soil Properties Variables F ratio p-value
pH Fire class 13.129 < 0.001
Depth 3.712 0.039
Fire x Depth 4.372 0.004
EC Fire class 25.989 < 0.001
Depth 2.851 0.077
Fire x Depth 0.342 0.908
Bulk density Fire class 3.898 0.021
Depth 4.518 0.022
Fire x Depth 1.044 0.422
Organic carbon Fire class 5.994 0.003
Depth 6.736 0.005
Fire x Depth 1.478 0.228
Total nitrogen Fire class 24.181 < 0.001
Depth 4.994 0.015
Fire x Depth 2.036 0.100
NO3N Fire class 0.155 0.925
Depth 1.832 0.182
Fire x Depth 6.520 < 0.001
NH4N Fire class 3.759 0.024
Depth 20.869 < 0.001
Fire x Depth 1.126 0.377
Available P Fire class 45.477 < 0.001
Depth 5.175 0.014
Fire x Depth 3.277 0.017
Extractable K Fire class 86.571 < 0.001
Depth 17.190 < 0.001
Fire x Depth 3.455 0.013
  1. Significant effects (at α = 0.05) are shown in bold type