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Table 4 Cupressus lusitanica stand variables and biomass (dry matter) measurements used to develop adjustment functions for the Forest Carbon Predictor

From: Plantation species-specific adjustment functions for the Forest Carbon Predictor in New Zealand

Locality Rotorua Manawahe
Site name and year planted Long Mile Farm site
Elevation (m) 290 360
Age (years) 29 20
Stocking rate (Trees ha−1) 935 580
Basal area (m2 ha−1) 75.4 47.3
Mean Top Ht (m) 28.9 21.6
Volib (m3 ha−1) 885 404
Foliage & Live branches (t ha−1) 53.6 60.7
Dead branches (t ha−1) (na = with live) 63.6 33.0
Reproductive parts (t ha−1) 0 0
Stem wood (t ha−1) 311.7 142.9
Stem bark (t ha−1) 27.2 13.2
Aboveground biomass (t ha−1) 456.1 249.8
Belowground biomass (t ha−1)
Woody debris (t ha−1) 0.0 2.68
Litter t ha−1) (ash-free) 59.1 11.3
Soil (0–5 cm) C%/(N%-0.014) 18.7 15.1