Growing stock statistics

Mauritius

Growing stock in forest and other wooded land
FRA 2005 categories Volume (million cubic meters over bark)
Forest Other wooded land
1990 2000 2005 1990 2000 2005
Growing stock in forest and other wooded land 3 3 3 1 n.s. n.s.
Commercial growing stock 2 2 2 - - -



Biomass stock in forest and other wooded land
FRA 2005 categories Biomass (million metric tonnes oven-dry weight)
Forest Other wooded land
1990 2000 2005 1990 2000 2005
Above-ground biomass 6 6 6 2 2 2
Below-ground biomass 2 2 2 n.s. n.s. n.s.
Total living biomass 8 8 8 2 2 2
Dead wood 1 1 1 n.s. n.s. n.s.
Total 9 9 9 3 2 2



Composition of growing stock
Rank Common name Scientific name Growing stock in Forests (million cubic meters)
1990 2000
1st Pine Pinus spp 1 1
2nd Eucalyptus Eucalyptus spp 1 1
3rd Tecoma Tabebuia spp n.s. n.s.
4th Araucaria Araucaria spp n.s. n.s.
5th Filao Casuarina equisetifolia n.s. n.s.
6th Cedar Cryptomeria japonica n.s. n.s.
7th - - - -
8th - - - -
9th - - - -
10th - - - -
Remaining 1 1
Total 3 3

last updated:  Tuesday, February 23, 2010