Natural Capital Exchange
What makes NCAPX better
Real and immediate
Every landowner can participate
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How does it work?
Carbon credit buyers and landowners enroll in the program. Enrolling is free and no-commitment.
Landowners choose the payment levels at which they want to participate; carbon credit buyers do the same. SilviaTerra matches the two.
Our first enrollment event took place in March 2021 with the next one taking place June 2021.
Over the annual contract term, landowners harvest less volume than they ordinarily would have, increasing the amount of carbon stored in the forest landscape.
Upon verification of the results, landowners are paid for the additional carbon stored on their property.
Buyers receive carbon credits in return, which can then be retired to achieve their carbon goals.
Frequently Asked Questions
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