Ratings Methodology

IFM Framework

Improved Forest Management (IFM) Framework

Improved Forest Management (IFM) Framework

IFM projects can increase net carbon stocks or reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions through changes in existing, or business as usual, forest management practices. Forest management activities could include rotation extension, thinning and change in harvesting techniques. This white paper explains how we rigorously assess the quality of IFM projects using proprietary processes and methodologies.

Ratings Methodology