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Carbon storage proposed for Indigenous land

Oct 27, 2010 | Discuss

Carbon storage proposed for Indigenous land

The ABC recently reported about how a not-for-profit group, Centrefarm, is establishing a scheme to encourage Australians to offset their carbon emissions on Indigenous land. Earlier this year a not-for-profit company, the Aboriginal Carbon Fund, was set up to buy and sell carbon credits generated on Aboriginal lands by Aboriginal people in Australia. Centrefarm is calling on the government to establish laws that recognise Aboriginal ownership of the carbon, thus securing any economic benefits d...Read more