Forest monitoring should integrate biodiversity and socioeconomic data, say experts

DOHA, Qatar (6 December, 2012)_Countries need to ensure that their forest monitoring activities under REDD+ move beyond just measuring carbon emissions and changes in forest area – they should be integrated with monitoring of other forest values like biodiversity and rural social conditions, said experts on the sidelines of the U.N. climate talks in Doha this week. This article was originally posted on Forests News. Click here to read the full article.