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Table 4 Depth, land use and altitudinal wise soil carbon density (t ha−1) and soil organic carbon (%) status of study area

From: Biomass production and carbon stock inventory of high-altitude dry temperate land use systems in North Western Himalaya

Land use Systems soil carbon density (t ha−1) Soil organic carbon (%)
(1900–2170 m) (2170–2440 m) (2440–2710 m) (1900–2170 m) (2170–2440 m) (2440–2710 m)
L1
(0–20 cm)
L2
(20–40 cm)
L3
(40–100 cm)
L1
(0–20 cm)
L2
(20–40 cm)
L3
(40–100 cm)
L1
(0–20 cm)
L2
(20–40 cm)
L3
(40–100 cm)
L1
(0–20 cm)
L2
(20–40 cm)
L3
(40–100 cm)
L1
(0–20 cm)
L2
(20–40 cm)
L3
(40–100 cm)
L1
(0–20 cm)
L2
(20–40 cm)
L3
(40–100 cm)
Agriculture 31.65 31.13 96.61 20.13 22.84 63.02 28.89 28.70 75.28 1.34 1.28 1.27 1.38 1.29 1.26 1.41 1.40 1.29
Horticulture 27.50 30.03 93.62 29.60 27.79 88.52 24.84 24.16 75.47 1.39 1.39 1.29 1.42 1.38 1.37 1.43 1.42 1.42
Agri-horticulture 27.32 26.70 92.50 24.84 24.09 73.86 34.27 36.74 114.99 1.43 1.26 1.25 1.43 1.36 1.29 1.43 1.41 1.40
Agri-horti-silviculture 26.69 24.14 71.39 24.49 25.29 78.53 23.68 24.67 77.23 1.40 1.39 1.37 1.41 1.40 1.37 1.42 1.34 1.30
Silvipasture 25.06 26.40 75.87 20.55 19.84 54.96 23.68 20.62 62.31 1.46 1.44 1.38 1.43 1.40 1.37 1.43 1.40 1.40
Barren land 22.72 18.69 41.43 24.67 15.27 59.96 19.98 16.73 33.68 1.41 1.30 1.40 1.41 1.41 1.39 1.41 1.39 1.37
SE (d) 4.93 0.03
CD0.05 6.97 0.05