Sectoral Scope

14. Agriculture, Forestry, Land Use


Approved 03 December 2010

This module provides methods for monitoring ex-post emissions and removals of GHGs due to deforestation, forest degradation and carbon stock enhancement that has been induced as a result of project implementation within the project area and leakage belt. The module shall also be used for developing an ex-ante estimate of the respective output parameters.

This module was assessed and approved as part of VM0007.

This module was updated to version 2.0 on 23 November 2011 to include monitoring methods for degradation from natural disturbance and degradation from Forest Stewardship Council-certified selective logging.

This module was updated to version 2.1 on 20 November 2012 to rename “planned deforestation” as “planned deforestation and planned degradation.”

The module was revised on 8 September 2020 by Restore America’s Estuaries and Silvestrum Climate Associates to expand its applicability to activities on tidal wetlands.

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Public Comment

This methodology was open for public comment from 18 May 2009 until 16 June 2009. Public comments are closed.