Climate Policy And Forestry In The United States

The US Congress refused to ratify the Kyoto Protocol, thus there is no national scheme to cut US emissions at the time of writing. This vacuum in climate change policy led to the development of several regional schemes to cut greenhouse gases, in particular the cap and trade schemes of the Western Climate Initiative of 11 US and Canadian Provinces and the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) of 10 eastern US states.24 This section focuses on the nature of nascent national climate policy in the US, and the potential role of forestry.

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