This data was received by Motu as the result of an Official Information Act request (OIA16-0167) it made to the Ministry for Primary Industries.
The data received details a number of important metrics about ETS registered forestry that had not previously been release. For example, it includes a size and age breakdown of ETS registered forestry land.
Documentation of the data
The excel data we received on ETS forestry
The PDF we received with modelling on forecasts of afforestation, and forecasts of the allocations of carbon credits to post-89 forests vs. surrenders