Project Resources

project resources

Follow the links below to explore information and resources for developing your own carbon credit project. Be sure to check out our Case Studies and Current Projects pages to see examples of projects that have already been completed and learn more about what NICC is working on now.

Project Development

Regulations and Standards

Best Management Practices

Carbon Farming

Indian Lands Map


Indian Country

Project Types

Projects eligible for carbon credits are expanding but generally include:

  • Forestry
  • Wetland restoration
  • Farming
  • Ranching
  • Reclamation of mine lands
  • Waste management

Helpful resources and links:

Carbon Credit Trading

Tribal Energy and Environmental Information Clearinghouse

Tribal Climate Change Project

USDA Office of Environmental Markets

Contact us if you have questions or are interested in developing a carbon credit project on your reservation or trust land.