Precision Forestry • Climate Impact
A trusted provider of high-quality forest carbon credits
Natural Capital Exchange
SilviaTerra’s Data-Driven Forest Carbon Marketplace
Natural Capital Exchange turns forest carbon from landowners of all sizes into high-quality carbon credits for sustainability leaders.
March 2021, the largest carbon project by acreage in the continental US
- 1.17M acres
- 100+ landowners
- 130,000 tons of carbon offsets sold
SilviaTerra's NCAPX project will play a valuable role in helping Microsoft remove carbon from the atmosphere, and we look forward to seeing it make carbon market participation more accessible to landowners of all sizes.
- Elizabeth Willmott, Carbon Program Manager, Microsoft
Delivering change, together
Natural Capital Exchange is designed for corporates and communities to grow healthier forests together. By democratizing access to the forest carbon marketplace, landowners and forests of all sizes can now be part of the climate solution.
SilviaTerra measures every acre every year
Create impact in your communities and habitats
Forestry is based on the knowledge of nature, the deeper we penetrate its secrets, the deeper the depths before us. What the light of an oil lamp makes visible is easily overlooked; many more things we can see by torch light, but infinitely more in the sunlight. The lighter it grows around us, the more unknown things become apparent, and it is a sure sign of shallowness, if anybody believes he knows it all.
-Heinrich von Cotta, 1816
Who We Are
The name SilviaTerra comes from the Latin roots silva (“forest”) and terra (“earth”) — an embodiment of our mission to ensure that every forest on earth is fully and fairly valued.
We are a team of foresters, data scientists, and changemakers dedicated to expanding our understanding of forests and strengthening our ability to manage these complex and vital ecosystems.
SilviaTerra grew out of CEO Zack Parisa's research at the Yale School of Forestry. Combining our expertise in forest science and statistics with the latest developments in remote sensing and big data, SilviaTerra is building the future of natural capital markets.