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Table 1 Peat thickness (PT) measurement statistics for the Bengkalis and Kubu Raya study areas

From: Mapping deep peat carbon stock from a LiDAR based DTM and field measurements, with application to eastern Sumatra

StatisticBengkalisKubu Raya
Number of PT measurements > 0.5 m219180
Number of PT measurements > 3 m170100
Average PT (m)4.793.45
Standard deviation PT (m)2.171.60
Average PB (m +MSL)0.410.30
Standard deviation PB (m)0.900.55
Number of PT measurements > 0.5 m with PB below 0 m +MSL (%)81 (37.0%)52 (28.9%)
Number of PT measurements > 0.5 m with PB below 1.5 m +MSL (%)198 (90.4%)177 (98.3%)
Number of PT measurements > 0.5 m with PB below 2 m _MSL (%)216 (98.6%)179 (99.4%)
Number of PT measurements > 0.5 m within 0.5 m of average PB (%)72 (32.9%)109 (60.6%)
Number of PT measurements > 0.5 m within 1 m of average PB (%)160 (73.1%)168 (93.3%)
Number of PT measurements > 3 m within 1 m of average PB (%)128 (75.3%)92 (92.0%)
  1. Each peat thickness value presents the average of 2 or more replicate measurements
  2. PB peat bottom