Forest Scientists: REDD “is not low hanging fruit” and has potential for “catastrophic” impacts on biodiversity

Forest Scientists: REDD is not low hanging fruit and has potential for catastrophic impacts on biodiversityA Global Forest Expert Panel is currently working on an assessment of the relationship between biodiversity, forest management and REDD. The Panel presented its key findings at the Convention on Biological Diversity meeting in Hyderabad, India last week. A briefing note about the assessment is headlined, “REDD+ May Cut Both Ways”.

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