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Table 5 Total carbon stocks (Mg ha−1) and CO2 sequestration (tons of CO2 seq.) of the five forests

From: Carbon stocks and factors affecting their storage in dry Afromontane forests of Awi Zone, northwestern Ethiopia

Carbon pool Carbon stocks and sequestration of forest
Tsahare Kan Apini Dabkuli Bari Kahatsa
AGB 170.1 ± 31.9 171.2 ± 51.3 207.4 ± 47.2 269.1 ± 46.8 140.8 ± 37.1
BB 34.0 ± 6.4 34.2 ± 10.3 41.5 ± 9.4 53.8 ± 9.4 27.7 ± 7.4
SOC 100.6 ± 4.5 175.1 ± 21.1 138.2 ± 10.6 164.3 ± 15.5 168.4 ± 10.9
TCS 305.8 ± 38.8 385.7 ± 72.9 387.9 ± 60.9 487.3 ± 63.0 337.4 ± 49.9
CO2 seq. 1129.5 ± 142.2 1407.5 ± 267.8 1431.3 ± 223.5 1799.1 ± 231.1 1246.1 ± 187.7
  1. AGB aboveground biomass, BB belowground biomass, SOC soil organic carbon (0–30 cm), TCS total carbon stocks