NC Tree Farm Webinar: Carbon Markets

Event Date

Thursday, July 14th 1:00pm

Through

Thursday, July 14th 2:00pm

Reservation Required

Yes


Description


This webinar will introduce carbon offset credits and markets with an emphasis on forest carbon offset projects in the United States. The presentation will define carbon offsets and forest management practices that qualify for offset projects. The presentation then will walk-through the steps to developing a forest carbon project whose offset credits are traded in the voluntary and compliance markets. The webinar will also cover emerging programs and current trends in forest carbon offset programs.

Presenters:

  • Dr. Stephanie Chizmar, Postdoctoral Researcher, NC State Extension Forestry
  • Dr. Rajan Parajuli, Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist, NC State Extension Forestry