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Carbon in United States Forests and Wood Products, 1987-1997: State-by-State Estimates
by Richard A. Birdsey & George M. Lewis

Great Plains Region (KS,NE,ND,SD) Estimate for 1987-1997

       
Timberland
3,527
3,922
4,317
79
79
79
Other forest land
634
522
409
-22
-22
-22
Reserved timberland
68
70
71
0
0
0
 
White-red-jack pine
1,548
1,465
1,381
-17
-17
-17
Spruce-fir
17
24
31
1
1
1
Longleaf-slash pine (planted)
0
0
0
0
0
0
Longleaf-slash pine (natural)
0
0
0
0
0
0
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (planted)
0
0
0
0
0
0
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (natural)
2
43
84
8
8
8
Oak-pine
123
119
115
-1
-1
-1
Oak-hickory
719
680
641
-8
-8
-8
Oak-gum-cypress
0
0
0
0
0
0
Elm-ash-cottonwood
1,328
957
586
-74
-74
-74
Maple-beech-birch
152
753
1,354
120
120
120
Aspen-birch
184
163
141
-4
-4
-4
Other forest types
32
58
84
5
5
5
Non-stocked
124
252
380
26
26
26
 
White-red-jack pine
111.3
104.1
96.4
-1.44
-1.55
-1.49
Spruce-fir
1.7
2.1
2.3
0.07
0.05
0.06
Longleaf-slash pine (planted)
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Longleaf-slash pine (natural)
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (planted)
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (natural)
0.9
2.6
4.1
0.35
0.30
0.32
Oak-pine
6.5
6.2
5.8
-0.07
-0.08
-0.07
Oak-hickory
44.5
42.3
39.9
-0.44
-0.49
-0.46
Oak-gum-cypress
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.00
0.01
0.00
Elm-ash-cottonwood
88.8
69.4
49.1
-3.87
-4.06
-3.96
Maple-beech-birch
19.3
60.3
100.6
8.21
8.05
8.13
Aspen-birch
14.5
12.2
9.6
-0.47
-0.50
-0.49
Other forest types
6.3
8.4
10.5
0.42
0.40
0.41
Non-stocked
7.7
17.4
27.0
1.94
1.93
1.94
 
 
Biomass
72.9
78.5
84.2
1.1
1.1
1.1
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
39.2
41.3
43.1
0.4
0.4
0.4
Soils
152.7
165.8
178.7
2.6
2.6
2.6
Wood products and landfills
36.8
39.5
39.4
0.5
0.0
0.3
Biomass
75.9
82.2
88.2
1.25
1.21
1.23
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
19.2
21.0
22.7
0.36
0.36
0.36
Soils
1.3
0.9
0.5
-0.08
-0.08
-0.08
Wood products and landfills
205.3
221.1
234.1
3.17
2.59
2.88
National Forest
0.0
-0.1
1.0
0.0
0.2
0.1
Other Public
0.0
-0.4
-0.8
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
Forest Industry
0.0
-0.8
-1.6
-0.2
-0.2
-0.2
Other Private
0.0
0.9
1.3
0.2
0.1
0.1