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TerraCarbon

Forest Carbon Offset Consulting
Certified Since: August, 2012
Location: Peoria, Illinois, United States
Sector: Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

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90.3

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TerraCarbon LLC is a leading advisory firm that helps develop and sell carbon offsets to fund forest and wetland conservation. TerraCarbon believes that innovative approaches that place a value on nature and provide incentives for conservation are critical to addressing climate change, improving water quality, protecting biodiversity, and alleviating poverty. TerraCarbon provides a full range of carbon offset advisory services including project feasibility, design, monitoring, and offset sales. Its clients include the world's leading conservation organizations, forward-thinking corporations, and environmental market investors. It has worked on more than 25 projects around the world that have protected and restored approximately 1.9 million hectares of forest and have reduced greenhouse gas emissions by more than 11 million tons. TerraCarbon seeks to support the development of new markets and market-based approaches that recognize the value of nature and provide incentives for its conservation. TerraCarbonÕs approach is to partner with non-profit, government, academic, and private sector organizations to develop science-driven approaches for measuring environmental services and results-based financing structures that channel funds from users to providers of environmental services.

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