USAID LEAF Technical guidance series for the development of a forest carbon monitoring system for REDD+: Module C-CS: Calculations for Estimating Carbon Stocks



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This report describes the calculations necessary to estimate carbon stocks and their uncertainty, based on field data collected in a Terrestrial Carbon Monitoring System for REDD+. The guidance included in this report provides the steps needed to convert field measurements into mean carbon stock estimates for various pools and for estimating net change in carbon stocks.


Katherine Goslee
Sarah M Walker
Alex Grais
Lara Murray
Felipe Casarim
Sandra Brown