Marco Vinicio Castro

Geographer with 18 years experience as Geographic Information System specialist (mainly in the Tropics). He started in1992 as GIS Manager at La Selva Biological Station of the Organization for Tropical Studies. In mid 1994 he was hired as GIS Administrator and ECOMAPAS Project Coordinator, supporting a diverse a projects around the nationa biodiversity inventories (at ecosystem and species level). Since 2004 he has been working at the The Nature Conservancy as regional GIS specialist for Mexico and Central America.