Skip to main content
/ Projects and Programs / Carbon Additionality and Leakage in Forest Management: A How-To for U.S. Landowners

Carbon Additionality and Leakage in Forest Management: A How-To for U.S. Landowners

This project will generate a scoping review of additionality and leakage requirements of carbon markets, protocols, and programs and create scenarios of forest carbon additionality to be used in decision-making tools.  The team will design and pilot a decision-making tool and associated resource guide for forest landowners and forestry professionals.

Multi-institutional | Research Working Group
September 16, 2023
– September 15, 2027

Project Details

Funded by USDA Forest Service Southern Research Station

(External Funding)

Administrative Unit

Research Institute for Environment, Energy, and Economics (RIEEE)

Research Theme

Project Team Members

Dr. Tammy Kowalczyk

Director of the Appalachian Impact Clinic

Dr. Tatyana Ruseva

MA Program Director

Dr. Gregg Marland

Affiliated Research Professor

More Projects and Programs

Demonstrating the Capabilities of Topobathymetric LiDAR Mapping in Support of DOT Project Planning and Implementation
NC Department of Transportation via UNC-Wilmington

This project focuses on leveraging Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) to efficiently monitor soil erosion and bathymetric changes resulting from dam removal. The recently removed Ward’s Mill Dam on the Watauga…

Insufficient Sleep and Dietary Choices
National Science Foundation (NSF)

Millions of adults worldwide face the challenges of not getting enough sleep and making unhealthy food choices. In the U.S., over one-third of adults experience both insufficient sleep and obesity.…