Carbonfund.org Success Story - Helping to Save the Amazonian Rainforest

Charity Name
Carbonfund.org Foundation

CFC Zone

Charity Type

CFC Number
62681

Cause Area

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Intro Screen: Carbonfund.org logo (same music plays in the background the entire video)

Brazilian Amazon Rainforest Projects
- Envira Amazonia Project
- Purus Project
- Russas-Valparaiso Projects

The Envira Amazonia Project
Located: Brazilian Amazon Rainforest
Size: ≈ 500,000 Acres
Eviormental Benefits:
- Mitigate climate change
- Conserve habitat for threatened species
- Improve local water quality
- Retain top soil and control erosion

Carbon Emission Reductions:
≈ 12. 5 Million Metric Tonnes
Community Benefits:
- Establish employment opportunities
- Provide agricultural training
- Build health clinic with pharmacy
- Construct community bathrooms

The Purus Project
Located: Brazilian Amazon Rainforest Size: ≈85,000 Acres
Environmental Benefits:
- Mitigate climate change
- Conserve habitat for threatened species
- Improve local water quality
- Retain top soil and control erosion

Carbon Emission Reductions: ≈900,000 Metric Tonnes
Community Benefits:
- Establish employment opportunities
- Provide agricultural training
- Build onsite health clinic
- Donate school supplies

Russas- Valparaiso Projects
Located: Brazilian Amazon Rainforest
Size ≈175,000 Acres
Environmental Benefits:
- Mitigate climate change
- Conserve habitat for threatened species
- Improve local water quality
- Retain top soil control erosion

Carbon Emission Reductions: ≈3.1 Million Metric Tonnes
Community Benefits:
- Establish employment opportunities
- Provide agricultural training
- Build health clinic & bathrooms
- Renovate the local school

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