Statistical data

Greenhouse gas inventory (Canada) Footnote 1

  2014 2015 2016
For forest lands affected by land-use change
Removals from the atmosphere due to afforestation (CO2e/yr, megatonnes) 0.6 0.5  
Total emissions due to deforestation (CO2e/yr, megatonnes) 10.0 9.6  
For managed forests
Area of managed forests (hectares) 232,000,000 226,000,000  
Total net emissions or removals to the atmosphere, all causes (CO2e/yr, megatonnes) 135.8 221.0  
Net emissions or removals due to natural disturbances (CO2e/yr, megatonnes) 160.9 247.1  
Net emissions or removals due to human forest management activities and from harvested wood products (CO2e/yr, megatonnes) -25.1 -26.2  
Transfers from the managed forest sector to the forest products sector due to harvesting (CO2e/yr, megatonnes)   -164.0  
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