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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

Massachusetts Estimate for 1987-1997

Timberland
3,010
2,988
2,965
-4
-4
-4
Other forest land
87
118
150
6
6
6
Reserved timberland
0
74
149
15
15
15
White-red-jack pine
733
708
683
-5
-5
-5
Spruce-fir
43
35
28
-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)
112
128
144
3
3
3
Oak-pine
281
299
317
4
4
4
Oak-hickory
953
971
989
4
4
4
Oak-gum-cypress
9
13
16
1
1
1
Elm-ash-cottonwood
215
192
169
-5
-5
-5
Maple-beech-birch
702
771
841
14
14
14
Aspen-birch
35
30
25
-1
-1
-1
Other forest types
0
0
0
0
0
0
Non-stocked
14
33
52
4
4
4
White-red-jack pine
77.0
74.5
72.0
-0.50
-0.49
-0.50
Spruce-fir
4.0
3.3
2.6
-0.14
-0.14
-0.14
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)
5.9
6.9
7.8
0.19
0.19
0.19
Oak-pine
18.5
19.5
20.5
0.20
0.20
0.20
Oak-hickory
74.8
77.1
79.4
0.46
0.46
0.46
Oak-gum-cypress
0.6
0.8
1.0
0.04
0.04
0.04
Elm-ash-cottonwood
12.4
11.3
10.1
-0.22
-0.24
-0.23
Maple-beech-birch
72.2
79.4
86.6
1.44
1.44
1.44
Aspen-birch
2.6
2.2
1.9
-0.06
-0.06
-0.06
Other forest types
2.9
3.7
4.7
0.17
0.19
0.18
Non-stocked
0.9
2.5
4.1
0.32
0.32
0.32
Biomass
79.2
83.6
88.0
0.87
0.87
0.87
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
25.8
26.7
27.7
0.19
0.19
0.19
Soils
163.9
167.2
170.4
0.66
0.65
0.66
Wood products and landfills
2.9
3.7
4.7
0.17
0.19
0.18
National Forest
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Other Public
43.9
51.9
59.5
1.60
1.53
1.57
Forest Industry
7.9
7.7
7.2
-0.05
-0.11
-0.08
Other Private
219.9
221.6
224.0
0.33
0.48
0.41
Biomass
0.0
-0.5
-0.7
-0.10
-0.05
-0.07
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
0.0
-0.3
-0.5
-0.05
-0.05
-0.05
Soils
0.0
-0.6
-1.2
-0.13
-0.12
-0.12
Wood products and landfills
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00