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The American Carbon Registry (ACR) Standard

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Language English
Resource Topics / SDGs::
Includes Topics/Sustainable Development Goals from the resource and its locations.
Protect and Restore Ecosystems (SDG 6.6)
Resource Topics:
Includes topics from the resource and its locations.
Nature-Based Solutions
Resource URL https://americancarbonregistry.org/carbon-accounting/standards-methodologies
Year 2019

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Water Action Hub Team

Resource Overview

ACR a leading carbon offset program developing rigorous, sciencebased offset standards and methodologies in the oversight of ACR’s online registry system. It provides GHG emissions methodologies for land-use change projects. Related methodologies for NBS projects include afforestation/reforestation, improved forest management, reduced emissions from deforestation and degradation (REDD), wetland restoration, and avoided conversion of grasslands & rangelands.