- Submitted by: Weyerhaeuser
- Topic: Forests
- Keywords: ecosystem services, forest solutions
- Location: USA,Worldwide
- Date of completion: 2020
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Deliverables & Resources
- This voluntary initiative came from Global Compact
Driving Sustainability for Additional Value with Forest Solutions and Ecosystem Services
Description/achievement of initiativeWeyerhaeuser commits to a comprehensive sustainability strategy with 42 targets to be achieved by 2020 and report annually against a set of indicators to quantify 18 ecosystem services.
Implementation methodologiesBy gaining committed funds from Weyerhaeuser. More information please kindly refer to the followintg deliverables.
|Leverage renewable resource management expertise to launch Weyerhaeuser Solutions, a new business line that helps clients unlock the economic and environmental potential of forests to mitigate risks, diversify investments, and expand economic opportunities. Note this commitment is on-going.||2012|
|Establish and report annually against a comprehensive set of indicators to quantify 18 ecosystem services provided by Weyerhaeuser forestlands. In addition to traditional wood products, these values will measure clean water, soil productivity, habitat for fish and wildlife, hydrology, and recreation and cultural benefits.||2020|
|A comprehensive sustainability strategy with 42 targets.||2020|