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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

Rhode Island Estimate for 1987-1997

Timberland
368
362
356
-1
-1
-1
Other forest land
22
33
45
2
2
2
Reserved timberland
8
8
8
0
0
0
White-red-jack pine
18
14
11
-1
-1
-1
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)
13
12
12
0
0
0
Oak-pine
25
31
36
1
1
1
Oak-hickory
262
267
271
1
1
1
Oak-gum-cypress
0
4
8
1
1
1
Elm-ash-cottonwood
55
42
29
-3
-3
-3
Maple-beech-birch
25
28
31
1
1
1
Aspen-birch
0
0
0
0
0
0
Other forest types
0
0
0
0
0
0
Non-stocked
0
6
12
1
1
1
White-red-jack pine
1.8
1.2
0.7
-0.11
-0.11
-0.11
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)
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.00
0.00
0.00
Oak-pine
1.4
1.8
2.1
0.07
0.07
0.07
Oak-hickory
19.9
20.2
20.4
0.06
0.06
0.06
Oak-gum-cypress
0.0
0.2
0.5
0.05
0.05
0.05
Elm-ash-cottonwood
2.9
2.2
1.5
-0.14
-0.14
-0.14
Maple-beech-birch
2.5
2.7
2.9
0.04
0.04
0.04
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
1.4
1.9
2.4
0.10
0.10
0.10
Biomass
8.4
8.4
8.5
0.01
0.01
0.01
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
2.8
2.9
3.0
0.02
0.03
0.02
Soils
18.0
18.0
18.1
0.01
0.01
0.01
Wood products and landfills
1.4
1.5
1.5
0.02
0.01
0.01
National Forest
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Other Public
7.8
7.4
7.0
-0.08
-0.08
-0.08
Forest Industry
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Other Private
22.8
23.5
24.2
0.14
0.13
0.13
Biomass
0.0
-0.1
-0.1
-0.01
-0.01
-0.01
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
0.0
0.0
-0.1
-0.01
-0.01
-0.01
Soils
0.0
-0.2
-0.3
-0.03
-0.03
-0.03
Wood products and landfills
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.01
0.00