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Professor of Forestry and Natural Resource Conservation at UPRM.
PhD Michigan State University 2004 Research in Guanica and SW PR since 1997.
Current research includes: Physiological response of trees to hurricane winds Restoration techniques and strategies for forest ecosystems Mycorrhizal access of occluded phosphorus in forest systems Biomass estimation of semi arid forests Long term community turnover and nutrient cycling patterns in forests
Also interested in Agroforestry and alternative agricultural management techniques for lowering nutrient loss and greenhouse gas emissions Carbon sequestration Consequences of future land use change on forest communities and creation of newly endangered species
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