Climate Change and Forests

Climate Change and Forests

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qFrames forestry activities within climate-change policy context. Analyzes the operation and efficacy of market-based mechanisms for forest conservation and climate change. Explores voluntary schemes for carbon crediting, provides an overview of carbon accounting best practices, and presents tools for future sequestration and offset programs. Concludes with options for slowing deforestationq--Provided by publisher.a€œAdditionalitya€ means that carbon credits obtained from forest projects must be additional to the business-as-usual scenario. ... 2006 ( docs/2006/ smsn/ngo/009.pdf); C. Streck and S. M. Scholz, a€œThe Role of Forests inanbsp;...

Title:Climate Change and Forests
Author:Charlotte Streck, Robert O'Sullivan, Richard Tarasofsky, Toby Janson-Smith
Publisher:Brookings Institution Press - 2009-10-30


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