Information Brief for Forest Managers and Forest Operators: Reduced-Impact Logging to improve forest practices and reduce carbon emissions
This brief was created as an outcome from the Reduced-Impact Logging: Challenges, Opportunities and Strategies in the Emerging Forest Carbon Economy workshop, held in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia in May 2012.
This brief covers:
-What is Reduced-Impact Logging (RIL)?
-What are the benefits of RIL?
-Is RIL more expensive than conventional logging?
-Are there opportunities to make money or gain carbon credits from RIL under REDD+?
-Can the carbon gains from RIL be readily measured?
-Where can I get more information about the benefits of RIL and its role in improving forest practices and reducing carbon emissions?
Click here to view the other RIL briefs.