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Table 8 Mean vegetation and soil carbon stock (t ha−1) of different land uses (mean ± SE)

From: Carbon stock under major land use/land cover types of Hades sub-watershed, eastern Ethiopia

LU Carbon stock in different land uses (t/ha) Total carbon
AGC BGC LC SOC
Natural forest 116.46 ± 17.81 23.29 ± 3.56 0.69 ± 0.08 339.19 ± 21.09 496.26 ± 11.28c
Coffee agroforestry 17.26 ± 1.9 3.43 ± 0.34 0.36 ± 0.04 249.69 ± 28.13 277.38 ± 28.58b
Grazing land   155.13 ± 11.46 155.13 ± 11.46a
Crop land 138 ± 0.95 ± 25.01 138.95 ± 25.0.1a
  1. AGC aboveground carbon, BGC belowground carbon, LC litter carbon, UC undergrowth carbon, SOC soil organic carbon
  2. a, b, c means with the same letter (s) across columns and rows are not significantly different