Presentation on theme: "forestry.gov.uk/carboncode Woodland Carbon Code The Woodland Carbon Code is a voluntary code designed to encourage a consistent approach to Woodland Creation."— Presentation transcript:
forestry.gov.uk/carboncode Woodland Carbon Code The Woodland Carbon Code is a voluntary code designed to encourage a consistent approach to Woodland Creation Projects involving carbon statements & claims.
forestry.gov.uk/carboncode Objectives Construct a framework that may support a mandatory market for woodland carbon credits in the future Reassure the market and investors about voluntary woodland carbon projects Offer clarity and transparency to customers Provide rigorous carbon measurement protocols Encourage a consistent approach to woodland carbon projects
FOREST CARBON SCHEMES APRIL MAY schemes 1810 hectares 3.1million trees 534kt CO2 Average£661 / ha Average.17t / tree
2011/WA/001 0 Cyffin Llangadfan, Powys / Powys Awaiting Validation 2011/SC/ /SC/00 05 Milton of Mathers St Cyrus, Angus Validated 2011/SC/ /SC/00 03 Ken View Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway Validated 2011/SC/ /SC/00 02 Tullos Hill Community Woodland Tullos, Aberdeen City Awaiting Validation 2011/EN/ /EN/00 09 Pioneer wood Helmsley, North Yorkshire Awaiting Validation 2011/EN/ /EN/00 08 Tree Appeal 1 England and Wales, Various Awaiting Validation