Asia-Pacific Fishery Commission

Reality check on the potential to generate income from mangroves through carbon credit sales and payments for environmental services.

Category Ecosystems, habitats, environments & climate change

RFLP engaged an international consultant to conduct a desk study to assess the potential of generating income from mangrove areas in the areas of RFLP geographic coverage from the sale of carbon credits and payments from environmental services. The key findings and recommendations are presented.