A peer-reviewed study verifies that the Rainforest Alert methodology can decrease deforestation on Indigenous peoples’ lands.
Here’s what the study says
Our analysis shows that expanding the Rainforest Alert program across the Amazon could reduce carbon dioxide emissions from deforestation to the tune of taking 21 million cars off the road. And do so cost-effectively, at only $3 per hectare per year.
Read about the study and the potential to scale it across the Amazon: