Table 3: Land use changes due to biofuel production (1000 hectares)1.

Land categoryUSEUBrazilOthersTotal

(a) 56.781 billion liters corn ethanol off of 2004
Land cover
  Forest−331−8042144−226
  Pasture−639−46−123−1,043−1,852
  Cropland971126828992,078
Cropland-pasture2−1,169−238−1,407

(b) 22.712 billion liters stover biogasoline
Land cover
  Forest8204756
  Pasture502−32−24
  Cropland−13−2−2−15−32
Cropland-pasture20066

(c) 17.791 billion liters miscanthus biogasoline
Land cover
  Forest−153−16824−137
  Pasture47−9−23−197−183
  Cropland1062515173319
Cropland-pasture2−3,719−43−3,762

(d) 17.791 billion liters switchgrass biogasoline
Land cover
  Forest−550−4520−16−590
  Pasture327−20−60−431−185
  Cropland2236540447775
Cropland-pasture2−6,915−113−7,028

(e) 34.069 billion liters stover ethanol
Land cover
  Forest19305274
  Pasture−613−28−30
  Cropland−13−4−3−25−44
Cropland-pasture2−908−2

(f) 26.498 billion liters miscanthus ethanol
Land cover
  Forest−221−211126−205
  Pasture88−11−31−249−202
  Cropland1343220222408
Cropland-pasture2−4,590−56−4,646

(g) 26.498 billion liters switchgrass ethanol
Land cover
  Forest−784−6128−29−845
  Pasture483−28−82−581−208
  Cropland30189546101,054
Cropland-pasture2−8,2780−154−8,432

Cases (b) to (g) are in addition to case (a). Positive numbers represent expansion, and negative numbers indicate reduction in each category. Cropland-pasture is a subcategory under cropland. This row shows conversion of cropland-pasture to other crops.