Spanish (fluent), English (intermediate)

Costa Rica

About Natalia Picado Palma

Natalia is a Forestry Engineer, she learnt about Analog Forestry in 2015 and since then she has studied the AF methodology and its implementation. In 2017 she was accredited as a Trainer in AF. She has worked with indigenous communities in the implementation of community organic gardens. She was an assistant in the Forest Unit of the Institute of Forest Research and Services at the National University in Costa Rica. She is studying useful plants in the Tayni Indigenous Reserve and is completing her degree in Forest Management.

Focus Areas

Agroforestry systems, community forestry, design of productive units, ethnobotany, environmental education, sustainable forest management, urban arboriculture.