Forest Carbon 101
How much carbon does the tree outside your window store, and how does that compare to the carbon we emit when we travel or power our homes?
Working Woodlands is a model forest conservation program integrating private land protection, certified forest management, and ecosystem services markets for the restoration and management of high quality ecological and economic values to priority forest landscapes.
Our proposition to forest landowners is simple. By entering into a long-term non-development agreement and at no out-of-pocket cost to the landowner, Working Woodlands will provide:
We cover the costs of providing these services by generating high quality carbon revenue for the landowner and sharing in this new revenue stream. Criteria for landowner enrollment in Working Woodlands include: