Voluntary Carbon Market Projects for Agroforestry Plantations in Mehsana, Gujarat – VCS2756
The demand for timber and other tree-based products is increasing day by day and one feasible alternative to fulfill such a demand would be adopting agroforestry practice as this is one system that can provide both wood and food while at the same time conserve and rehabilitate ecosystem. The proposed ARR VCS project plans to promote sustainable agroforestry for small-scale farmers to provide them with financial benefits and ensure GHG mitigation in the state of Gujarat, India. The project is being conducted in the Mehsana district. The total project area is 2089.95 hectares and the agroforestry plantations done by the farmers from 2018 to 2020 have been considered. The main agroforestry species planted in the each village during 2018, 2019 and 2020 are Eucalyptus globulus, Ailanthus excelsa, Azadirachta indica, Acacia nilotica, Tectona grandis, Mangifera indica and Melia dubia.
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