22 August 2023
2023 Natural Capital research round up
Dr Nick Atkinson
Chief Science Officer
Voluntary carbon projects are often nature-based and impacts on biodiversity are an important consideration for investors.
Measurement and verification of those impacts is challenging and requires good definitions, together with the use of remotely sensed and ground based data collection.
New technologies offer promise in low cost, high quality monitoring but rigorous methodologies need to be developed.
New approaches to conservation, such as rewilding, can potentially enable ecological restoration at scale but the role of carbon markets in financing needs further exploration