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Table 3 Land-use changes from the 1950's to the 2000's in the Tamaulipan thornscrub of northeastern Mexico and southeastern USA.

From: Carbon fluxes resulting from land-use changes in the Tamaulipan thornscrub of northeastern Mexico

Source Period Area (km2) Rate (%) Places
   Total Deforested   
SARH (1980) 1950–1970 Not Available 3,400   Tamaulipas and Nuevo Leon
Proderleon (1990) 1980–1986   1,800   Nuevo Leon
Maldonado (1992) 1976–1986    1.10 Eastern Nuevo Leon
Treviño et al. (1996) 1973–1994 2,259 1,088 2.19 The Municipality of Linares, N.L.
Udvardy (1975) 1975 200,000    Mexico & US
WWF (2001) 2001 141,500 58,500 1.17 Mexico & US
WWF (2001) 2020 106,125 35,375 1.25 Mexico & US
Estimates 1975 45,495    Mexico
Palacios- Prieto (2000) 2001 32,188 13,307 1.17 Mexico
Predicted 2020 24,141 8,047 1.25 Mexico
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