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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

Mississippi Estimate for 1987-1997

Timberland
16,673
17,630
18,587
191
191
191
Other forest land
12
6
0
-1
-1
-1
Reserved timberland
9
8
8
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)
337
375
413
8
8
8
Longleaf-slash pine (natural)
715
584
453
-26
-26
-26
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (planted)
801
1,676
2,551
175
175
175
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (natural)
3,409
2,871
2,333
-108
-108
-108
Oak-pine
3,451
3,337
3,222
-23
-23
-23
Oak-hickory
4,363
5,100
5,836
147
147
147
Oak-gum-cypress
3,451
3,507
3,563
11
11
11
Elm-ash-cottonwood
148
149
151
0
0
0
Maple-beech-birch
0
0
0
0
0
0
Aspen-birch
0
0
0
0
0
0
Other forest types
0
0
1
0
0
0
Non-stocked
18
45
73
5
5
5
White-red-jack pine
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Spruce-fir
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Longleaf-slash pine (planted)
16.7
19.7
22.6
0.59
0.58
0.59
Longleaf-slash pine (natural)
37.4
31.6
25.7
-1.15
-1.18
-1.16
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (planted)
49.5
90.6
134.1
8.23
8.70
8.46
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (natural)
211.8
183.2
155.5
-5.71
-5.54
-5.63
Oak-pine
214.4
211.5
209.2
-0.59
-0.47
-0.53
Oak-hickory
305.8
361.4
419.7
11.12
11.66
11.39
Oak-gum-cypress
230.8
244.9
259.8
2.81
2.97
2.89
Elm-ash-cottonwood
9.7
10.1
10.5
0.08
0.08
0.08
Maple-beech-birch
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Aspen-birch
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Other forest types
13.3
10.6
8.8
-0.55
-0.35
-0.45
Non-stocked
0.7
1.6
2.6
0.18
0.19
0.18
 
Biomass
383.1
397.5
411.8
2.88
2.86
2.87
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
84.9
99.4
115.9
2.91
3.29
3.10
Soils
466.5
493.4
521.4
5.38
5.60
5.49
Wood products and landfills
155.7
175.0
199.4
3.87
4.87
4.37
 
National Forest
87.9
87.6
86.6
-0.07
-0.20
-0.13
Other Public
34.0
48.3
63.0
2.85
2.94
2.90
Forest Industry
187.0
202.4
216.0
3.07
2.71
2.89
Other Private
781.2
827.0
882.9
9.17
11.18
10.17
 
Biomass
0.0
-2.7
-3.4
-0.54
-0.15
-0.34
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
0.0
-0.9
-1.8
-0.18
-0.19
-0.18
Soils
0.0
-2.1
-4.0
-0.42
-0.38
-0.40
Wood products and landfills
0.0
2.6
5.2
0.52
0.53
0.52