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Table 4 Estimated harvestable biomass (mean ± standard error) for bioenergy recovered following sawlog harvest within harvestable regional ecosystems grouped into broad vegetation groups (BVG) in Southeast Queensland bioregion

From: Estimating potential harvestable biomass for bioenergy from sustainably managed private native forests in Southeast Queensland, Australia

BVG Vegetation description and dominant species Sites (n = 285) Residual biomass (t∙ha−1)
2a Complex evergreen notophyll vine forest with Araucaria cunninghamii (hoop pine) 7 5.1 ± 0.7
8a Wet tall open forest dominated by Eucalyptus grandis or E. saligna 7 11.8 ± 3.9
8b Moist open forests to tall open forests dominated by Eucalyptus pilularis 7 7.8 ± 2.3
9a Moist eucalypt open forests dominated by Eucalyptus siderophloia plus others 38 4.6 ± 0.6
9 g Forests dominated by stringybarks or mahoganies 8 2.7 ± 0.3
9 h Dry woodlands dominated by Eucalyptus acmenoides plus others 65 3.0 ± 0.3
10b Moist open forests dominated by Corymbia citriodora (spotted gum) 69 3.0 ± 0.3
11a Open forests dominated by Eucalyptus orgadophila, E. tereticornis and others, mainly on basalt 1 1.3
12a Dry woodlands dominated by ironbarks, mainly on sandstone and weathered rocks 7 2.2 ± 0.2
13d Woodlands dominated by Eucalyptus moluccana 47 2.8 ± 0.3
16c Woodlands dominated by Eucalyptus tereticornis 26 3.1 ± 0.4
22a Open forests and woodlands dominated by Melaleuca quinquenervia 2 4.3 ± 1.2
  Mean 4.3 ± 1.0