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Table 1 Linear regression models for the relationship between initial wood density (IWD) and decomposition rate-constant (k)

From: Release of coarse woody detritus-related carbon: a synthesis across forest biomes

BiomeAbr2PN
Overall0.083 (0.037)0.009 (0.075)0.0010.903199
Boreal− 0.0480 (0.027)0.211 (0.065)0.1470.00262
Temperate− 0.050 (0.023)0.224 (0.046)0.1870.058102
Tropical0.892 (0.098)− 1.043 (0.157)0.588< 0.000133
  1. The form of the regression model was: k = a + b* IWD