Senate Weighs Carbon Incentives For Private Forests
Shaheen and seven co-sponsors — including moderate Republican Sens. Olympia Snowe and Susan Collins of Maine — introduced the Forest Carbon Incentives Program Act of 2009, or S. 1576, on Tuesday.
The bill would establish a Forest Carbon Incentives Program under the U.S. Department of Agriculture to compensate forest owners for storing carbon...
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