COMMENTARY: Do agricultural and forestry carbon offset schemes encourage sustainable climate solutions?

Smith, Pete
October 2008
International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability;2008, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p169
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the issue concerning the carbon offset programme in Great Britain. He questions on the effectiveness of the programme in changing human behaviour and in creating sustainable solutions for climate change. The author explains both the positive impact and negative side of the project. He suggests that the programme may have benefits for farmers and land managers in developing countries.


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