Conserving the Climate: Scaling-up Global Markets for Forest Carbon
Issue Brief by Nigel Purvis and Erin Myers Madeira — 1 minute read — June 15, 2008
Erin Myers Madeira
Resources Magazine — May 20, 2021
Federal Climate Policy Toolkit: Land Use, Forestry, and Agriculture
A review of the federal policy options for increasing land-related carbon storage and reducing emissions from agricultural land uses and production activities.
Common Resources — Apr 28, 2021
Can Timber Extraction Permits Help Conserve Tropical Forests?
Some claim that awarding permits for timber extraction can help conserve tropical forests by discouraging illegal logging and land-use change. A recent journal article examines whether satellite data measuring forest loss support this claim.
Common Resources — Apr 14, 2021
Getting to 30x30: Important Considerations for the Biden Administration’s Conservation Agenda
RFF’s Alexandra Thompson and Margaret Walls answer key questions that surround the Biden administration’s ambitious push to conserve 30 percent of US lands and waters by 2030.