Project description document of the Suruí Forest Carbon Project for the Verified Carbon Standard

The detailed Project Description for the 30-year Suruí Forest Carbon Project shows how the project meets the Verified Carbon Standards (VCS) and the Climate, Community and Biodiversity (CCB) Standards. The document sets out the project’s background and its institutional and legal context, and describes project objectives, activities and implementation plan to tackle the causes of deforestation in the Sete de Setembro Indigenous Territory.  It presents the baseline scenario and detailed projections of land cover change, carbon stock and greenhouse gas emission, describes the methodology for measuring and monitoring carbon emissions reductions to be achieved, and gives details of the monitoring plan.

The link below takes you to the VCS database page which hosts this, and many other, documents on the Suruí Forest Carbon Project. The site also has hundreds of documents from VCS projects across the globe.

Resources 
Year 
2012
Resource type 
Project reports
International Forest Agenda/s