International Journal of Forestry Research / 2016 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Carbon Stocks in the Small Estuarine Mangroves of Geza and Mtimbwani, Tanga, Tanzania

Table 1

Forest stand characteristics for Geza and Mtimbwani mangroves.

SiteSpeciesFrequencyDensity (stems ha)Basal area
(m ha)
Seedlings/saplings (counts ha)RelativeImportance value

GezaA. marina1240610.2277828.5723.3259.37111.26
B. gymnorrhiza2270.24174.761.521.397.67
C. tagal102310.4353126.1913.262.4941.94
R. mucronata1110265.82121926.1958.9933.78118.97
S. alba3130.1107.140.760.678.57
X. granatum3370.4247.142.132.3111.59

MtimbwaniA. marina1262120.7832626.0926.5968.64121.31
B. gymnorrhiza4800.49358.73.411.6313.73
C. tagal85363.5123817.3922.9511.5951.93
R. mucronata119764.4948323.9141.8214.8380.56
S. alba6270.181813.041.140.5814.76
X. granatum5950.834410.874.092.7417.7

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