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Table 1 County level comparisons of mean and total aboveground biomass

From: Integrating forest inventory and analysis data into a LIDAR-based carbon monitoring system

  Anne Arundel Howard
  Mean biomass Total biomass Mean biomass Total biomass
a. ESTMATES FROM SAMPLED DATA Mg/ha (95% CI) Tg (95% CI) Mg/ha (95% CI) Tg (95% CI)
FIA (2006-2010) 41.4 (18.0, 65.2) 3.90 (1.66, 6.14) 74.9 (26.4, 123.5) 5.24 (1.85, 8.64)
FIA (2006-2010) + NFI (1999) 56.5 (30.5, 82.5) 5.32 (2.87, 7.76) 94.1 (41.1, 147.1) 6.59 (2.88, 10.29)
LiDAR-RF sample 86.5 (62.3, 110.7) 8.14 (5.87, 10.42) 93.5 (60.6, 126.5) 6.54 ( 4.24, 8.85)
LiDAR-BAY sample 85.2 (70.8, 99.6) 8.02 (6.67, 9.38) 89.4 (74.4, 104.3) 6.25 (5.21, 7.30)
b. ESTIMATES BY SUMMING PIXELS    
LiDAR-RF 12.89   5.65
LiDAR-BAY 11.93   5.5
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