BRCarbon’s biodiversity team and the Earth Conservation Organization (OCT) team began monitoring the clustered restoration project in the Pratigi EPA, classified as a Gold Seal for biodiversity.
Humanity has already exceeded the amount of services that nature can sustainably provide by almost 60%, according to the latest report by the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) . To reverse this dramatic picture, the UN
Nature-based solutions (NbS) are a set of actions that aim to protect, sustainably manage and restore natural or modified ecosystems to face challenges and benefit human beings and biodiversity. (Source: International Union for Conservation of Nature – IUCN)
BRCarbon joined several entities in the public sphere, third sector, educational institutions and private initiative in the expansion of the Mantiqueira Conservative Program (Programa Conservador da Mantiqueira), through the Grouped Reforestation Project of Mantiqueira (MRGP). The MRGP is a carbon project that is being built
According to BRCarbon’s Technical Director, Bruno Matta, the Pratigi project is a pioneer in the Atlantic Forest Biome. It is the only existing one that presents this level of maturity – started and validated in 2011, and with a verification already carried out in 2016. In addition to this pioneering spirit, the project site is in the Central Corridor of the Atlantic Forest. A region of rare endemism and high biodiversity, considered a hotspot for conservation.