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Table 6 Physiographic zone wise "Gain" "loss" default values of CO2 and annual rate of CO2 changes

From: Forest carbon stocks and fluxes in physiographic zones of India

Physiographic zone Atmospheric CO2 (Mt)
(ASP I)
Atmospheric CO2 (Mt)
(ASP II)
Annual rate of CO2 flux
ASP I
Annual rate of CO2flux
ASP II
  Gain
(+ve)
Loss
(-ve)
Gain
(+ve)
Loss
(-ve)
Sequestration
Mt yr -1
Emission
Mt yr -1
Sequestration
Mt yr -1
Emission
Mt yr -1
Western Himalayas 20.11 - 81.03 - 10.05 - 40.51  
Eastern Himalayas 35.16 - - 48.08 17.58 - - 24.04
North East 31.92 - - 113.25 15.96 - - 56.62
North Plains - 3.30 - 69.21 - 1.65 - 34.60
Easter Plains - 5.72 - 93.80 - 2.86 - 46.9
Western Plains - 30.72 - 11.85 - 15.36 - 5.92
Central highlands - 72.78 32.99 - - 36.39 16.50 -
North Decan - 64.44 48.37 - - 32.22 24.18 -
East Decan 83.78 - 109.10 - 41.89 - 54.55 -
South Decan - 115.42 - 78.86 - 57.71 - 39.43
Western Ghats 31.23 - 14.97 - 15.61 - 7.48 -
Eastern Ghats - 140.45 - 126.61 - 70.22 - 63.30
West Coast - 32.88 20.77 - - 16.44 10.38 -
East Coast - 108.48 5.98 - - 54.24 2.99 -
Total 202.22 574.19 313.23 541.66 101.11 287.09 156.61 270.83