Carbon Farming Definitions

Agroforestry: The incorporation of forestry in farming. It is growing crops and raising animals for food and other products, alongside symbiotic trees that also provide products, aid in produce management like shade, windbreak and shelterbelt systems, and pest control, as well as carbon dioxide sequestration. Hawai`i Department of Land and Natural Resources Division of Forestry and Wildlife.

Forestry: A significant aspect of environmental stewardship that focuses on managing, restoring, and caring for forests. It involves timber and other forest product industries, native wildlife health and habitat, invasive species control, water quantity and quality management, safety and erosion control, beauty and recreation, and carbon dioxide sequestration.  Hawai`i Department of Land and Natural Resources Division of Forestry and Wildlife.