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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

Georgia Estimate for 1987-1997

Timberland
23,660
23,728
23,796
14
14
14
Other forest land
18
20
22
0
0
0
Reserved timberland
509
552
595
9
9
9
White-red-jack pine
85
98
111
3
3
3
Spruce-fir
0
0
0
0
0
0
Longleaf-slash pine (planted)
2,172
2,154
2,137
-4
-4
-4
Longleaf-slash pine (natural)
2,488
1,941
1,395
-109
-109
-109
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (planted)
1,435
2,719
4,003
257
257
257
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (natural)
5,258
4,252
3,246
-201
-201
-201
Oak-pine
2,916
3,307
3,698
78
78
78
Oak-hickory
5,541
5,604
5,667
13
13
13
Oak-gum-cypress
3,153
3,534
3,915
76
76
76
Elm-ash-cottonwood
455
347
240
-21
-21
-21
Maple-beech-birch
0
1
1
0
0
0
Aspen-birch
0
0
0
0
0
0
Other forest types
0
0
0
0
0
0
Non-stocked
686
343
0
-69
-69
-69
White-red-jack pine
9.4
11.4
13.3
0.40
0.38
0.39
Spruce-fir
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Longleaf-slash pine (planted)
117.2
115.9
114.4
-0.26
-0.30
-0.28
Longleaf-slash pine (natural)
142.9
117.8
91.7
-5.02
-5.21
-5.12
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (planted)
90.0
152.5
216.2
12.51
12.74
12.63
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (natural)
315.7
278.0
240.2
-7.53
-7.57
-7.55
Oak-pine
177.1
210.2
244.5
6.61
6.85
6.73
Oak-hickory
375.6
393.1
411.2
3.50
3.61
3.56
Oak-gum-cypress
229.8
252.3
276.0
4.49
4.75
4.62
Elm-ash-cottonwood
33.6
25.0
16.5
-1.71
-1.70
-1.71
Maple-beech-birch
0.0
0.1
0.1
0.01
0.01
0.01
Aspen-birch
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Other forest types
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Non-stocked
23.3
11.7
0.0
-2.32
-2.33
-2.33
Biomass
504.9
519.4
534.0
2.90
2.91
2.91
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
119.1
128.4
136.7
1.86
1.67
1.76
Soils
696.4
704.4
711.1
1.59
1.34
1.47
Wood products and landfills
194.1
215.8
242.4
4.33
5.31
4.82
National Forest
58.1
62.0
64.9
0.78
0.59
0.68
Other Public
83.6
92.4
103.0
1.76
2.11
1.93
Forest Industry
301.7
295.4
289.1
-1.26
-1.25
-1.26
Other Private
1,071.1
1,118.1
1,167.1
9.41
9.79
9.60
Biomass
0.0
-5.2
-7.4
-1.04
-0.44
-0.74
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
0.0
-1.4
-2.9
-0.29
-0.30
-0.29
Soils
0.0
-3.4
-6.2
-0.69
-0.56
-0.62
Wood products and landfills
0.0
3.4
7.4
0.68
0.80
0.74