NR-15 Carbon Management Activities Program

The City shall develop and implement a program to trackcarbon sequestration activities on private and public lands, such as planting trees or managing wetlands.

Responsible Department(s):
Maintenance Services, Public Works – Utilities and Environmental Services
Supporting Department(s)/Partner(s):
Development Services, East Bay Regional Park District, Hayward Area Recreation and Park District
Program Type(s):
City Master Plans, Strategies, and Programs (MPSP)
Implements These Policy(ies):
Funding Source(s):
General Fund, Grants
2017-2019, Ongoing

Program Status:
Not Started
In Progress

While the City has an active tree planting program with annual benchmarks of no less than 400 new trees per fiscal year, no analysis has been done to track carbon sequestration.