Wetland Mitigation and Compensation Strategy (British Columbia)

A program on the horizon is British Columbia’s "wetland mitigation and compensation strategy that supports no net loss (and where appropriate, net gain) of wetlands where wetland losses from development have resulted in impaired watershed hydrology." (Interim Guidelines for Wetland Protection and Conservation in British Columbia, 2009)

Program Statistics

Date Established: 2009 Status: Inactive Program Type: Combination (One-Off Offset, Compensation)
About the program:
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Notes: State of Biodiversity Markets Report 2010, Interim Guidelines for Wetland Protection and Conservation in British Columbia, 2009 (http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/wld/documents/bmp/wetlandways2009/Wetland%20Ways%20Ch%201%20Introduction.pdf)
Bank regulator information: BC Ministry of Environment Last Updated: April 1, 2011