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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

Connecticut Estimate for 1987-1997

Timberland
1,777
1,796
1,815
4
4
4
Other forest land
15
20
25
1
1
1
Reserved timberland
23
23
23
0
0
0
White-red-jack pine
141
147
152
1
1
1
Spruce-fir
15
12
10
-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)
13
16
18
1
1
1
Oak-pine
58
64
69
1
1
1
Oak-hickory
954
958
962
1
1
1
Oak-gum-cypress
6
3
0
-1
-1
-1
Elm-ash-cottonwood
250
210
171
-8
-8
-8
Maple-beech-birch
367
417
467
10
10
10
Aspen-birch
0
0
0
0
0
0
Other forest types
0
0
0
0
0
0
Non-stocked
10
12
14
0
0
0
White-red-jack pine
16.0
15.9
15.8
-0.01
-0.01
-0.01
Spruce-fir
1.2
1.0
0.7
-0.04
-0.04
-0.04
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)
0.6
0.7
0.8
0.02
0.02
0.02
Oak-pine
3.4
3.7
4.0
0.06
0.06
0.06
Oak-hickory
80.6
80.9
81.3
0.07
0.07
0.07
Oak-gum-cypress
0.4
0.2
0.0
-0.04
-0.04
-0.04
Elm-ash-cottonwood
13.4
10.9
8.5
-0.49
-0.49
-0.49
Maple-beech-birch
36.7
41.5
46.3
0.96
0.96
0.96
Aspen-birch
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Other forest types
6.9
7.7
7.5
0.14
-0.03
0.06
Non-stocked
0.6
0.8
1.1
0.05
0.05
0.05
Biomass
49.0
49.8
50.6
0.16
0.17
0.16
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
14.1
14.7
15.3
0.12
0.12
0.12
Soils
89.7
91.1
92.6
0.29
0.29
0.29
Wood products and landfills
6.9
7.7
7.5
0.14
-0.03
0.06
National Forest
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Other Public
23.5
24.0
24.1
0.10
0.02
0.06
Forest Industry
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Other Private
136.1
139.2
141.8
0.62
0.53
0.57
Biomass
0.0
-0.5
-0.8
-0.10
-0.06
-0.08
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
0.0
-0.2
-0.4
-0.04
-0.04
-0.04
Soils
0.0
-0.6
-1.1
-0.11
-0.11
-0.11
Wood products and landfills
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00