Madre de Dios Peru

Summary

Forest Carbon
1,267 MtC
(using average carbon stock 149 tC/ha)
IPCC Measurement Methodology
Deforestation vs. Degradation
Sources:[1][2][3]

Reference Levels and Targets

Average Deforestation Rate
91 km²/yr
1996 - 2012
Deforestation Reduction Goal for State/Province and REDD Program
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for the State/Province and for REDD+ program by --
Tons of CO₂e Avoided Target
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by --
Needs Identified to Improve Baseline Definition
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Deforestation Dynamics Monitoring

Are current deforestation rates known?
Partially
Deforestation Rate Target
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Deforestation Rates
Sources:[4]
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Forest Degradation Dynamics Monitoring

Are current degradation rates known?
No
Forest Degradation Rates

Forest Carbon Stocks Quantification

Are forest carbon stocks known?
Partially
Forest Classes
15[5] Forest Types Represented by
261 Plots
Above Ground Carbon Stock
120.0 ± -- tC/ha
Below Ground Carbon Stock
29.0 ± -- tC/ha
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Sources

Summary
1. IIAP (Instituto de Investigaciones de la Amazonía Peruana, PE), 2011. Memoria Descriptiva del Procedimiento Metodológico. Mapeo de la Deforestación del Departamento de Madre de Dios.
2. DGFFS-MINAG.
3. IIAP, 2011.
Deforestation Dynamics Monitoring
4. Peru FREL.
Forest Carbon Stocks Quantification
5. Giudice et al., 2012. Timber concessions in Madre de Dios: Are they a good deal?, Ecological Economics Volume 77, May 2012, Pages 158–165.