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Table 4 Mean values of carbon in tons per hectare followed by the standard deviation for each land use

From: Impacts of pine plantations on carbon stocks of páramo sites in southern Ecuador

Land use Aboveground C Total AG carbon Belowground C Total BG carbon Total SOC Total carbon stock
Ground vegetation (litter + herbs + shrubs) Pines (trunk, branches, leaves) Roots Pine roots
NG 23.1 (17.1) 23.1 (17.1) 2.7 (1.6) 2.7 (1.6) 275.6 (75.9) 301.3 (76.3)
G 9.1 (5.3) 9.1 (5.3) 1.5 (1.3) 1.5 (1.3) 282.6 (91.3) 293.2 (91.8)
Pi 14.5 (7.4) 40.9 (27.9) 55.4 (26.8) 3.9 (3.1) 3 (1.3) 6.9 (2.6) 258.0 (78.8) 320.2 (74.0)
  1. AG aboveground, BG belowground, SOC soil organic carbon (0–45 cm)
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