Estimated forest carbon stocks - Forest carbon stocks, 1990–2012

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New Zealand’s indigenous and exotic forests absorb and store carbon from the atmosphere through photosynthesis. As forests grow, the carbon stored in them increases. These carbon stocks help offset greenhouse gas emissions from sources such as agriculture, energy production, and transport.

Column headings:
type = vegetation type of forest
vol_tC = volume of carbon in tonnes

This dataset relates to the "Estimated forest carbon stocks" measure on the Environmental Indicators, Te taiao Aotearoa website.

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Information
Category Environmental Reporting > Land > Forest carbon stocks
Metadata Dublin Core
Technical Details
Table ID 52475
Data type Table
Row count 69
Columns type, year, vol_tC
Services Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed
History
Added 28 Sep 2015
Last updated 28 Sep 2015
Revisions 6 - Browse all revisions
Current revision Imported on Oct. 9, 2015 from CSV .