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Table 1 Databases and organizations searched

From: How have carbon stocks in central and southern Africa’s miombo woodlands changed over the last 50 years? A systematic map of the evidence

Publication databases
 Archive of Tropical Forestry Inventory ATROFI_UK
 Electronic Data Information Science (EDIS)
 CAB Direct
 Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) Library Catalogue
 Web of Knowledge
 Wiley Online
 African Journals Online
Search engines
 Google Scholar
Organizational websites
 African Forest Forum
 Global Forests Resources Assessment
 National Forest Monitoring and Assessment (NFMA) of the fAO
 The Consultative Group on Agricultural Research (including CIFOR and ICRAF)
 United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
 Tropical Soil Biology and Fertility Institute of CIAT (TSBF-CIAT): Conservation and sustainable management of below-ground biomass project
 Miombo Network list serve
 Commonwealth Scientific Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
 World Bank
 Integrated Land Use Assessment Phase 1 and 2, Zambia
 National vegetation mapping project (VegRIS) Zimbabwe
 Winrock International
 KEW Royal Botanic Gardens
 Land and Timber Services (LTS) International
 Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Mozambique information
 Deutsche Gesellschaftfür Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ)
 Multifunctional Agriculture: harnessing Biodiversity for Sustainable Agricultural Production and Ecosystem Services (SAPES), Lund University
 Total Land Care—Malawi
 Conservation International
 World Wildlife Fund
 International Union for the Conservation of Nature
 National Forestry Resources Monitoring and Assessment, Government of Tanzania (NA FORMA)
 African Soil Information Service (Afsis)
Private Sector
 Agricultural Research and Extension Trust—Malawi
 British American Tobacco, Alliance One (Malawi, Zambia)
 Zambia Land Alliance
 NWK Agri-Services (prior name of Dunavant)
 Zambia Leaf
 Limbe Leaf—Malawi
Universities and Government offices
 Forest Research Institute of Malawi (FRIM)
 Oxford Department of Plant Sciences
 Zambia Government: Forest Department, Department of Environment and Natural Resources Management Department (ENRMD); Climate Change Secretariat
 Tanzania Forest Research Institute (TAFORI)
 Forestry Commission, Harare; Forest Research Center
 University of Zimbabwe, Institute of Environmental Studies, and the Centre for Applied Social Science (CASS)
 Bangor University
 University of Sokoine, Department of Agriculture, Tanzania
 University of Zambia, School of Natural Sciences and Agricultural Sciences
 University of Edinburgh, School of Geosciences
 University of Aberdeen, Forestry & Agriculture Department
 Climate Action Network International; ZERO
 Southern Alliance for Indigenous Resources (SAFIRE), Harare
 National University of Science and Tech, GIS mapping & Inventory at Forest Research Centre, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
 Environmental Management Agency (EMA), Harare
 Zambia Environmental Management Agency (ZEMA)
 Ministry for Coordination of Environmental Action (MICOA), Mozambique
 Department of Environmental Affairs, Malawi
 Additional publications from experts