Speaker: J. América Loza-Llamas
April 11-14, 2007
San Francisco, California

Speakers: Biography

J. América Loza-Llamas

University of Guadalajara
Montenegro# 2258
Guadalajara Jalisco
CP 44150 Mexico

J. América Loza-Llamas is a specialist on solid waist management both in laboratory and agriculture production, and is member of the academic group: natural resources management. Her research focus is on utilization of earth-worms for organic solid waste recycling and organic fertilizer production. She was the general coordinator of the studies that lead to the declaration of a new natural protected area "Nixticuil" during 2006. She is a professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Guadalajara, where is the head of the department and teaches at the biology undergraduate program the course "invertebrates" and "environmental education."

J. América will demonstrate An Overview of the Natural Protected Areas in Jalisco. [Demonstration]