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table : estimated-area-in-thousands-of-hectares-of-forest-and-other-wooded-land-in-north-america-in-2005-and-2015
Estimated Area (in Thousands of Hectares) of Forest and Other Wooded Land in North America in 2005 and 2015
This table appears in chapter 9 of the Second State of the Carbon Cycle Report (SOCCR2): A Sustained Assessment Report report.
(a) Estimates based on FAO (2016b).
(b) Defined as land spanning greater than 0.5 hectare (ha) with trees higher than 5 m and a canopy cover of more than 10%, or trees able to reach these thresholds in situ (FAO 2010).
(c) Defined as land not classified as forest, spanning greater than 0.5 ha with trees higher than 5 m and a canopy cover of 5% to 10%; or trees able to reach these thresholds in situ; or with a combined cover of shrubs, bushes, and trees above 10% (FAO 2010).
(d) Uncertainty estimates (noted by asterisks) follow the convention described in Treatment of Uncertainty in SOCCR2 in the Preface.
|Country (a)||Forestland (b)||Forestland (b)||Other Wooded Land (c)||Other Wooded Land (c)|
|Total (d)||719,416 ****||723,204 ****||76,696 ****||81,860 ****|
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