Project Information
Develop and implement large scale FSC Certified Sustainable Forest Management project in privately owned land in Marajó Island-PA (Amazon Rainforest)
100,000 hectares (total potential harvestable area)
Initial project over 45,000 hectares
Generation of 14,513 m3 of wood / annum
Main revenue stream is solid timber, used in the furniture, flooring and construction industry
The project also provides biomass for energy production

Project Benefits
Reforestation of already degraded land
Collaboration to the Brazilian objective of reducing 40% of carbon emissions by 2020
Reforestation for bio-energy feedstock to supply Breves oil and biomass energy plant
Income generation to local communities

Key Partners
Embrapa
Instituto Amazonia Sustentável
Ecomapuá Conservação Ltda