Forest Engineer dedicated
to the study, control and eradication of biological invasions since
Founder and Executive Director of the Horus
Institute for Environmental Conservation
Fellow of Ashoka
of the Global
Invasive Species Programme, representative of The
Nature Conservancy on the Board
Coordinator of the South America Invasive Species
Nature Conservancy since
Network Lead on Invasive Alien Species (I3N) in Brazil. Tools
representative for I3N since 2005.
Member of the Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG) of The World
Conservation Union (IUCN).
Specialized in environmental analysis, using
flora as the main element for interpretation. Technical knowledge
in phytossociology, environmental analysis, restoration of degraded
areas using native species, environmental interpretation with complementary
areas as soils, geology, geomorphology and climate. Notions of Gegraphic
Information Systems and use of Arcview. Experience in courses, lectures
and private classes.
Master's degree in Silviculture (1992).
Doctorate in Nature Conservation (2000).
Rua Dr. Manoel Pedro, 495 / 906
Curitiba - PR - Brazil
Telefax: (55) 41-3253-0886