News & Updates

How Two First Nations and a Small Canadian Town Tapped Carbon Finance to Sustainably Manage their Shared Forest

Feb
16
Feb
16

Ecosystem Marketplace came out to visit one of our field projects last year, and has published an article about the Cheakamus Community Forest Offset Project, developed by Brinkman Climate and Ecotrust Canada.

 

The Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change

Jan
27
Jan
27

Brinkman Climate honoured to have the Cheakamus Community Forest Offset Project be included in the Pan-Canadian Framework.

IETA publishes 2016/17 GHG Market Report. Brinkman Climate on Editorial Committee.

Nov
21
Nov
21

As a member of the Editorial Committee, Joseph Pallant & Brinkman Climate are proud to announce the publication of International Emissions Trading Association's (IETA) 2016/17 Greenhouse Gas Market Report.

Remembering Tristan Barrett, The Chief

Mar
30
Mar
30

It is with great sadness that we mourn the loss of legendary treeplanting highballer and good friend to many of us Tristan Barrett, also known as ‘The Chief’.

Trees as fountains in slow motion on UN’s International Day of Forests

Mar
20
Mar
20

March 20th is UN International Forest Day, a celebration of this world’s slow-flowing green fountains.

Brinkman and The Earth Partners LP: Perhaps The Largest Private Land Restoration Initiative in US History

Dec
9
Dec
9

By Erik Brinkman

Brinkman is excited to be a co-founding partner of The Earth Partners Limited Partnership, a company that currently has projects under development to restore millions of acres of degraded and marginal lands across the USA and an amazing array of ecosystem restoration and bioenergy contracts in the pipeline.

Dirk Speaks to The Province About Climate Change and the Future of our Forests: Planting Redwoods

Oct
29
Oct
29

Last week Kent Spencer from The Province newspaper interviewed Dirk about the effect climate change is having on our forests and how progeny trials will help us determine how to adapt the species we plant to the changing climate.

Whistler to purchase carbon offsets from Cheakamus Community Forest

Aug
4
Aug
4

"The Resort Municipality of Whistler (RMOW) is now able to neutralize its corporate greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by purchasing carbon offsets locally as part of its broader Carbon Neutral Operations Plan. This is possible because of the recent signing of an agreement between the Cheakamus Community Forest near Whistler and the Province of British Columbia, which allows the community forest to generate and sell carbon offsets.

Matt's B.C. Interior Breakdown: 12 Million Trees in Mini-Facts

Jan
4
Jan
4

By Matt Robertson, BC Regional Manager

This past 2013 season in the central Interior where the camps I work with call home was great season. It was a season where in nine weeks 12 million trees were planted by rookies of future promise, grizzled vets and overseen by an exceptionally talented core of staff. Somehow in the middle of all this, great parties were thrown, cameraderie abounded and acts of generosity were born.

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