The Draft Reef Trust Offsets Plan and Calculator are open for stakeholder comment to
3 February 2017.
Please email comments to Melissa@marineconservationfinance.com
The Draft Plan, Calculator, and Appendices can be downloaded by clicking the buttons above.
The Draft Reef Trust Offsets Plan and Calculator have been developed based on recent scientific data and publications and extensive stakeholder consultations since 2015.
The Draft Reef Trust Offsets Plan and Calculator employ a system of surrogates - or proxies for Matters of National Environmental Significance - in three tiers. The Plan guides the offset action, cost and location. A financial calculator will be used when adequate data are available.
The Draft Reef Trust Offsets Plan and Calculator have been tested with four realistic case studies (summarised in the diagram to the left, and detailed in Appendix 4 below).