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Table 2 Social potential distribution of carbon plantations with establishment on abandoned agricultural land only (in Mha).

From: Quantifying the effectiveness of climate change mitigation through forest plantations and carbon sequestration with an integrated land-use model

Baseline A1b Permanent    A1b Harvest    B2 Harvest   
  2030 2050 2100 2030 2050 2100 2030 2050 2100
River red gum 31 75 317 33 83 332 30 37 158
Rose gum 20 26 230 30 41 256 21 34 108
Radiata pine 2 2 3 2 2 3 2 2 3
Black poplar 16 24 192 23 83 219 31 84 163
Norway spruce 31 48 75 128 164 181 119 203 234
Japanese larch 4 5 14 11 16 22 15 23 29
Global total 105 181 831 228 390 1014 218 383 695
Canada 2.2 6.7 14.8 16.2 27.2 26.4 15.9 36.2 30.2
US 0.9 0.9 2.9 5.0 5.2 5.1 18.4 53.2 69.0
Europe 0.3 0.9 19.5 4.3 12.2 24.7 17.4 36.5 35.4
FSU 13.7 20.5 49.9 48.7 67.1 79.9 80.6 107.1 135.8
China 0.3 14.9 187.5 3.0 60.8 254.7 0.0 25.2 125.2
Latin America 40.0 47.7 102.9 76.3 85.9 133.3 35.5 56.6 63.8
Africa 6.4 43.5 314.6 10.5 61.1 326.1 0.4 1.6 124.8
India 0.4 0.4 54.8 0.6 0.6 56.5 1.2 1.2 27.2
SE-Asia 0.0 0.0 27.6 0.0 0.9 30.4 0.0 0.0 7.2
Oceania 41.0 45.7 53.8 63.5 69.0 74.5 47.7 65.5 71.5