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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

Delaware Estimate for 1987-1997

Timberland
388
382
376
-1
-1
-1
Other forest land
7
8
10
0
0
0
Reserved timberland
3
3
3
0
0
0
White-red-jack pine
0
0
0
0
0
0
Spruce-fir
0
0
0
0
0
0
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)
74
76
77
0
0
0
Oak-pine
49
54
58
1
1
1
Oak-hickory
226
191
156
-7
-7
-7
Oak-gum-cypress
35
56
78
4
4
4
Elm-ash-cottonwood
10
10
11
0
0
0
Maple-beech-birch
5
7
10
0
0
0
Aspen-birch
0
0
0
0
0
0
Other forest types
0
0
0
0
0
0
Non-stocked
0
0
0
0
0
0
White-red-jack pine
0.0
-1.8
-3.6
-0.36
-0.36
-0.36
Spruce-fir
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
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
-0.1
-0.2
-0.02
-0.02
-0.02
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (natural)
5.9
6.2
6.6
0.07
0.08
0.07
Oak-pine
3.5
3.9
4.4
0.09
0.09
0.09
Oak-hickory
20.0
18.3
16.7
-0.34
-0.32
-0.33
Oak-gum-cypress
2.5
3.9
5.4
0.29
0.29
0.29
Elm-ash-cottonwood
0.6
0.5
0.5
-0.01
-0.01
-0.01
Maple-beech-birch
0.4
1.4
2.4
0.20
0.20
0.20
Aspen-birch
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Other forest types
0.2
0.2
0.3
0.00
0.00
0.00
Non-stocked
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Biomass
11.9
12.4
12.9
0.10
0.10
0.10
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
2.7
2.7
2.7
0.00
0.00
0.00
Soils
15.9
15.1
14.2
-0.17
-0.17
-0.17
Wood products and landfills
2.6
2.6
2.7
0.00
0.03
0.02
National Forest
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Other Public
1.4
1.6
1.8
0.04
0.04
0.04
Forest Industry
2.0
1.9
1.8
-0.02
-0.03
-0.02
Other Private
29.6
29.2
28.9
-0.09
-0.05
-0.07
Biomass
0.0
-0.8
-1.4
-0.16
-0.12
-0.14
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
0.0
-0.2
-0.5
-0.05
-0.05
-0.05
Soils
0.0
-0.7
-1.4
-0.15
-0.14
-0.14
Wood products and landfills
0.0
0.3
0.5
0.05
0.05
0.05