Methods for monitoring of greenhouse gas emissions and removals (M-MON), v2.1

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Methods for monitoring of greenhouse gas emissions and removals (M-MON), v2.1

REDD

This module provides methods for monitoring ex-post emissions and removals of GHGs due to deforestation, forest degradation and carbon stock enhancement that has been induced as a result of project implementation within the project area and leakage belt. The module shall also be used for developing an ex-ante estimate of the respective output parameters.

This module was assessed and approved as part of VM0007.

This module was updated to version 2.0 on 23 November 2011 to include monitoring methods for degradation from natural disturbance and degradation from Forest Stewardship Council-certified selective logging. 

This module was updated to version 2.1 on 20 November 2012 to rename "planned deforestation" as "planned deforestation and planned degradation."

See below for information regarding the grace period of previous versions.

This methodology was open for public comment from 25 May 2011 until 16 June 2009. Public comments are closed.

Comments (2)

Pablo Llopis
South Pole Carbon
Switzerland
Sarah Price
PEFC International
Switzerland
Sectoral Scope
14. Agriculture, Forestry, Land Use
Second Assessor
SCS Global Services
Status
Approved
Approval Date
Friday, 3 December 2010
Status Notes

Version 2.1 approved 20 November 2012