CDM perspectives in large scale afforestation

Carbon sinks in afforestation in Tanzania

Teak plantations established in the1960thin the vicinity of the project area


Feasibility study regarding the options of establishment of inter alia commercial teak plantations in central Tanzania. Silvicultural models were checked as well as local experiences from previous plantings. Very important potential carbon sequestration was estimated and the possibility of turning the activity into a CDM project was investigated.


Services provided from DFE staff:


DFE was responsible for developing the silvicultural models, estimating the carbon sequestration potential and evaluation of the options for having a CDM project established. DFE staff also took part in the business negotiations between the partners.




Karsten Raae

Karsten Raae

Forest Supervisor - Senior Consultant

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Danish Forestry Extension
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