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Table 4 Soil organic carbon stock in the land-use systems

From: Soil carbon stock and emission: estimates from three land-use systems in Ghana

Land-use type   Soil carbon stock (Mg C ha−1)
Soil depth (cm) 0–15 15–30 30–50 50–100 Total (0–100)
Arable land 16.4 13.9 15.0 28.3 73.5
Oil palm plantation 18.8 18.6 21.4 40.2 99.0
Forest land 22.5 20.5 23.4 41.7 108.2
LSD (0.05) 1.9 2.7 3.6 4.7 6.7
F.pr < 0.001 0.003 0.003 < 0.001 < 0.001
CV (%) 5.7 9 10.6 7.4 4.2