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Definition
Percentage change in living forest biomass per annum. All living forest biomass is the organic material both above-ground and below-ground, e.g., trees, crops, grasses, tree litter, roots etc. Carbon is one portion of the content of forest biomass; thus a ratio (usually approximately 0.47-.05) is used with this indiator to estimate the carbon storage in living forest biomass.

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Forest area, % land (SDG 15.1.1) Primary forest, % forest Forest area, change/yr Living forest biomass, MT

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