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Table 3 A comparison of estimates of world total coarse wood production rate (GtC y-1) and coarse woody debris (GtC).

From: Carbon sequestration via wood burial

  Harmon et al., 1993 Matthews 1997 VEGAS(this study)
Coarse wood production rate 5 (2–11) 6 10 (5–15)
Coarse woody debris 60–232 75 130