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Soil Organic Carbon in Tidal Wetlands

Submitted by ORNL DAAC Staff on 2019-11-04
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Estuaries classes used in the study: former river valley primary estuary, former glacier valley primary estuary, river delta primary estuary, tectonic structural primary estuary, coastal lagoon secondary estuary, and unclassified estuary.

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Soil organic carbon (SOC) estimates and environmental data for US estuaries are available for the period 1972-2015.

Carbon Sequestration Potential for Maryland

Submitted by ORNL DAAC Staff on 2019-04-08
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Carbon sequestration potential within the state of Maryland, defined as 95% of maximum forest aboveground biomass (Mg/ha), simulated after 500 years of succession.

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A new dataset maps the aboveground biomass of Maryland's forests and estimates their potential for future carbon sequestration.