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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

Texas Estimate for 1987-1997

Timberland
12,414
12,090
11,766
-65
-65
-65
Other forest land
7,311
6,883
6,455
-86
-86
-86
Reserved timberland
780
456
133
-65
-65
-65
White-red-jack pine
0
0
0
0
0
0
Spruce-fir
0
0
0
0
0
0
Longleaf-slash pine (planted)
204
189
175
-3
-3
-3
Longleaf-slash pine (natural)
76
69
62
-1
-1
-1
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (planted)
982
1,288
1,595
61
61
61
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (natural)
3,358
2,933
2,507
-85
-85
-85
Oak-pine
2,589
2,564
2,539
-5
-5
-5
Oak-hickory
11,225
8,034
4,842
-638
-638
-638
Oak-gum-cypress
1,919
1,848
1,778
-14
-14
-14
Elm-ash-cottonwood
152
109
65
-9
-9
-9
Maple-beech-birch
0
0
0
0
0
0
Aspen-birch
0
0
0
0
0
0
Other forest types
0
2,375
4,750
475
475
475
Non-stocked
0
21
41
4
4
4
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)
11.3
10.7
10.4
-0.12
-0.06
-0.09
Longleaf-slash pine (natural)
4.5
4.4
4.2
-0.03
-0.03
-0.03
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (planted)
51.0
65.8
81.8
2.95
3.22
3.09
Loblolly-shortleaf pine (natural)
214.4
194.3
176.3
-4.02
-3.62
-3.82
Oak-pine
152.6
156.3
162.1
0.75
1.15
0.95
Oak-hickory
544.7
403.2
268.0
-28.30
-27.02
-27.66
Oak-gum-cypress
107.9
110.0
111.5
0.42
0.31
0.37
Elm-ash-cottonwood
7.9
5.5
3.0
-0.49
-0.49
-0.49
Maple-beech-birch
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.01
-0.01
-0.01
Aspen-birch
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.00
0.00
0.00
Other forest types
16.1
124.1
235.1
21.60
22.21
21.91
Non-stocked
0.0
0.6
1.2
0.12
0.12
0.12
Biomass
324.9
316.0
307.1
-1.78
-1.77
-1.77
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
116.5
110.1
103.6
-1.26
-1.30
-1.28
Soils
589.3
563.3
540.8
-5.21
-4.50
-4.85
Wood products and landfills
79.8
85.5
102.3
1.13
3.36
2.25
National Forest
62.4
55.8
49.4
-1.31
-1.27
-1.29
Other Public
39.6
28.7
18.0
-2.18
-2.14
-2.16
Forest Industry
221.6
218.9
223.6
-0.52
0.93
0.20
Other Private
786.9
771.4
762.7
-3.10
-1.74
-2.42
Biomass
0.0
-2.3
-3.5
-0.45
-0.26
-0.35
Forest floor and coarse woody debris
0.0
-1.0
-2.0
-0.20
-0.20
-0.20
Soils
0.0
-2.4
-4.7
-0.48
-0.46
-0.47
Wood products and landfills
0.0
0.8
1.9
0.16
0.22
0.19