Forest Trends' Activities
News, Analysis, & Research
Forest Trends seeks to shift the economic paradigm to use markets to recognize the value in all natural ecosystems.
Daily news, data, and analytics describing environmental markets and payments for ecosystem services.
Ecosystem Marketplace's Spanish-language companion site tracking payments for ecosystem services in Latin America.
Forests, Carbon & Finance
Forest Carbon Portal
Tracking news and finance for forest and land use carbon projects.
Tracking REDD+ finance from donors to in-country recipients to REDD+ projects on the ground.
Forest Trade & Finance
Encourage sustainable forest management and forest trade policies, raise transparency and accountability, improve practices by financial institutions that fund forestry investment.
Water & Marine
Projects, maps, and news about water projects around the world. Now in English, Spanish, and Chinese.
ervices program provides research & materials for ocean ecosystems
Protecting crucial ecosystem services by harnessing markets and incentives to complement conventional management and safeguard human well-being.
News, resources, and a global project inventory on species and habitat banking and compensation.
rogram helps companies offset their biodiversity impacts.
Communities & Outreach
Provides news, how-to's, and introductions to ecosystem services for local and indigenous communities.
A forum to exchange ideas and strategic information to promote payments for ecosystem services.
Have a potential offset project you want to implement? The Katoomba Incubator helps you plan, finance, and certify your offset and mitigation projects.
Articles & News
Forest Project Inventory
Guatemala's REDD+ program draws diversity of opinions and results
March 18, 2016
Tanzania's forests at risk as climate finance dries up
March 15, 2016
Freshfields to invest in tree-planting program
March 10, 2016
Quebec Cree First Nation delegation in B.C. to learn from those who signed Great Bear Rainforest Agreement
March 8, 2016
The Financial Times investigates: REDD+ in Indonesia
March 6, 2016
Seagrass carbon project under development in Mauritius
March 5, 2016
Greenpeace report investigates no deforestation commitments
March 1, 2016
Press Release: Government of Peru Takes Measures to Reduce Deforestation
December 15, 2015
How SkyTruth helps us understand deforestation
November 20, 2015
Carbon farming projects successful in Emissions Reduction Fund auction
November 17, 2015
NPR's investigation into 'Money Trees'
November 16, 2015
Pearl Jam Buys REDD+
November 15, 2015
Eating the Amazon to Save the Amazon
November 11, 2015
New research says securing land rights pays off in Brazil and Guatemala
November 1, 2015
MJUMITA Community Forest Project verified under VCS & CCB
October 28, 2015
White Mountain Apache Tribe's record issuance in California
October 15, 2015
1.4 million Brazilians sign petition to end deforestation
October 13, 2015
Earth has 3 trillion trees, says study
September 8, 2015
Indonesian officials resist movement to end deforestation for palm oil
September 7, 2015
UN report finds deforestation slowing, but not fast enough for forest communities or the climate
September 7, 2015
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