Pre 1990 forest land allocation plan and new indigenous look-up tables

Orme, Stuart
August 2010
New Zealand Tree Grower;Aug2010, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p36
The article discusses the use of the indigenous look-up tables and the pre-1990 forest land allocation plan to determine the eligibility of land and forest to the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS). According to the author, the pre-allocation plan will allow for the applications for compensation credits and the look-up table will show the possible carbon volumes and returns for carbon sold from reverting eligible land. Tips on how to determine whether a forest land would be under ETS rules are provided.


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