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Trading forest carbon - OSU
BEEDLOW, P. A. Trading forest carbon - OSU. Presented at Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, October 10, 2008.
Issues associate with trading carbon sequestered in forests are discussed.
Issues associate with trading carbon sequestered in forests are discussed. Scientific uncertainties associated with carbon measurement are discussed with respect to proposed accounting procedures. Major issues include: (1) Establishing baselines. (2) Determining additivity from forest management. (3) Carbon quality. (4) Forest preservation. (5) Common accounting protocols.
Record Details:Record Type: DOCUMENT (PRESENTATION/ABSTRACT)
Organization:U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
NATIONAL HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS RESEARCH LABORATORY
WESTERN ECOLOGY DIVISION