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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

New Jersey Estimate for 1987-1997

Timberland
1,914
1,889
1,864
-5
-5
-5
Other forest land
30
26
21
-1
-1
-1
Reserved timberland
41
73
105
6
6
6
White-red-jack pine
29
29
28
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)
510
553
596
9
9
9
Oak-pine
285
205
124
-16
-16
-16
Oak-hickory
807
866
925
12
12
12
Oak-gum-cypress
172
139
106
-7
-7
-7
Elm-ash-cottonwood
30
61
92
6
6
6
Maple-beech-birch
153
136
120
-3
-3
-3
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
2.7
2.7
2.7
0.01
0.01
0.01
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
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (natural)
23.4
26.5
29.7
0.62
0.64
0.63
Oak-pine
14.8
10.8
6.7
-0.80
-0.81
-0.80
Oak-hickory
63.2
70.2
77.2
1.40
1.39
1.40
Oak-gum-cypress
10.1
9.3
8.4
-0.17
-0.17
-0.17
Elm-ash-cottonwood
1.7
3.0
4.3
0.27
0.25
0.26
Maple-beech-birch
14.4
14.9
15.4
0.09
0.10
0.10
Aspen-birch
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Other forest types
5.3
6.1
6.5
0.16
0.07
0.11
Non-stocked
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Biomass
35.2
40.8
46.5
1.12
1.14
1.13
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
12.5
13.2
13.8
0.12
0.12
0.12
Soils
80.7
81.5
82.2
0.15
0.15
0.15
Wood products and landfills
7.2
8.1
8.4
0.18
0.07
0.12
National Forest
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Other Public
37.4
39.8
42.2
0.48
0.48
0.48
Forest Industry
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Other Private
98.2
103.7
108.7
1.10
1.00
1.05
Biomass
0.0
-0.7
-1.2
-0.14
-0.10
-0.12
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
0.0
-0.4
-0.7
-0.07
-0.07
-0.07
Soils
0.0
-1.3
-2.7
-0.27
-0.27
-0.27
Wood products and landfills
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.01
0.01
0.01