M.Sc. candidate Israel Aragón

Conservation and management of biodiversity specialist, currently working with the National Service of Protected Areas of Peru, Machupicchu Historical Sanctuary. Work previously done on mapping ecosystems in the Andes and Amazon regions of Cusco and Madre de Dios, including Andean peatlands (which are locally named as oqhonales) and in using this information in land planning use and management; also in designing conservation areas and in managing cultural landscapes.