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Table 8 Total carbon stock (Gg) for Wujig Mahgo Waren forest in the year 1985, 2000 and 2016

From: The effects of land cover change on carbon stock dynamics in a dry Afromontane forest in northern Ethiopia

Land cover types Carbon stocks (Gg) Carbon stock changes (Gg)
1985 2000 2016 1985–2000 2000–2016 1985–2016
Dense forest 812.32 879.15 787.95 66.83 − 91.2 − 24.37
Open forest 380.42 503.44 454.09 123.02 − 49.35 73.67
Grassland 180.20 112.97 214.10 − 67.23 101.13 33.9
Cultivated land 245.74 232.29 298.62 − 13.45 66.33 52.88
Bare land 332.32 271.96 200.87 − 60.36 − 71.09 − 131.45
Total 1951.00 1999.81 1955.63 48.81 − 44.18 4.63
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