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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

Southeast Region (FL, GA, NC, SC, VA) Estimate for 1987-1997

Timberland
85,141
84,972
84,803
-34
-34
-34
Other forest land
1,368
1,264
1,160
-21
-21
-21
Reserved timberland
2,045
2,372
2,699
65
65
65
White-red-jack pine
514
539
565
5
5
5
Spruce-fir
28
19
11
-2
-2
-2
Longleaf-slash pine (planted)
6,108
6,181
6,253
14
14
14
Longleaf-slash pine (natural)
5,778
4,966
4,154
-162
-162
-162
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (planted)
6,211
8,431
10,652
444
444
444
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (natural)
15,346
13,598
11,850
-350
-350
-350
Oak-pine
9,591
10,589
11,586
200
200
200
Oak-hickory
26,543
26,544
26,545
0
0
0
Oak-gum-cypress
13,042
13,251
13,460
42
42
42
Elm-ash-cottonwood
1,509
1,161
812
-70
-70
-70
Maple-beech-birch
277
312
347
7
7
7
Aspen-birch
0
0
0
0
0
0
Other forest types
343
837
1,331
99
99
99
Non-stocked
3,265
2,181
1,097
-217
-217
-217
White-red-jack pine
57.5
64.0
70.4
1.30
1.30
1.30
Spruce-fir
2.7
1.9
1.0
-0.17
-0.17
-0.17
Longleaf-slash pine (planted)
314.8
321.1
326.6
1.26
1.10
1.18
Longleaf-slash pine (natural)
324.6
291.1
256.1
-6.70
-6.99
-6.85
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (planted)
358.1
468.8
581.3
22.13
22.50
22.32
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (natural)
960.3
891.9
822.6
-13.68
-13.87
-13.77
Oak-pine
594.2
672.1
752.9
15.57
16.17
15.87
Oak-hickory
1,874.2
1,921.8
1,970.5
9.50
9.74
9.62
Oak-gum-cypress
919.4
941.7
964.7
4.45
4.61
4.53
Elm-ash-cottonwood
109.8
82.7
55.2
-5.40
-5.50
-5.45
Maple-beech-birch
32.4
37.5
42.6
1.02
1.02
1.02
Aspen-birch
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Other forest types
15.3
48.6
81.9
6.64
6.68
6.66
Non-stocked
109.6
76.6
43.2
-6.60
-6.67
-6.64
Biomass
2,058.9
2,099.8
2,140.7
8.18
8.18
8.18
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
420.1
438.6
455.9
3.69
3.48
3.58
Soils
2,629.7
2,645.8
2,660.1
3.22
2.86
3.04
Wood products and landfills
564.1
635.3
712.3
14.23
15.39
14.81
National Forest
361.6
377.7
392.9
3.23
3.04
3.13
Other Public
394.2
428.1
464.6
6.79
7.30
7.04
Forest Industry
982.4
965.7
948.3
-3.35
-3.48
-3.41
Other Private
3,934.8
4,048.1
4,163.3
22.66
23.05
22.85
Biomass
0.0
-17.1
-25.8
-3.43
-1.73
-2.58
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
0.0
-4.5
-9.2
-0.90
-0.93
-0.92
Soils
0.0
-11.1
-20.0
-2.22
-1.78
-2.00
Wood products and landfills
0.0
10.3
22.5
2.06
2.45
2.25