Tuesday 4th October , 12:00-13:15 BST
As part of a suite of ‘Investment Readiness’ themed events, Scottish Nature Finance Pioneers, in partnership with Riverwoods, hosted a webinar on carbon financing for riparian woodland restoration.
Speakers included James McDougall, Carbon manager for the Woodland Trust, Russ Jobson, Project manager, Tweed Forum. Chaired by Ruchir Shah, Director of External Affairs, at Scottish Wildlife Trust and lead for the Riverwoods Finance Group.
All nature restoration projects are likely to generate nature-based carbon offsets. This event is for those who wish to understand more about the carbon component of Riverwoods projects.
Topics that were covered included:
What is the Woodland Carbon Code
How does it work
What does it create
Carbon Credits in Practise
Opportunities and barriers in Scotland