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Expert NameMr. Fernando Squella
TitleScientist
DivisionRange Management
InstitutionInstituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias
CitySantiago
CountryChile
Telephone56 2 5417223
Emailfsquella(at)platina.inia.cl
Work ExperienceParticipant: 1976-1978: UNDP project RLA/74/018: Pasture improvement and desertification under mediterranean arid conditions. 1978-1980: Research in range management. 1980-1989: INIA Research Projects in range management, pasture ecology and agroforestry. 1989-1992: Research in pasture/animal interaction ecology. 1992. Up to date: INIA Research Projects in Range management, Pasture ecology and Agroforestry.
QualificationsAgronomist, Agronomy, Catolica de Valparaíso, Chile, 1973. M.S. Range Management, California (Davis), 1980. Ph.D. Plant Science, Adelaide (S. Australia), 1992.
Number of Publications5
Awards
Other Activities1. Professor of Ecology and Natural Resources at the "Universidad Las Américas" and Pasture Production at the "Universidad Iberoamericana" and "Del Mar". 2. INIA-Representative of National plan against the desertification process. 3. Chairman-member of Editorial Committee, "Agricultura Técnica (Chile)". 4. Member of the Chilean Society of Agronomy. 5. Member of the Australian Society of Agronomy.
Publications1. Bonilla, S.; Squella, F. y Meneses, R. 1993. Eds. Actualización del estudio de caso de desertificación realizada en 1977 en la Región Coquimbo. INIA-UNESCO. Santiago, Chile. 176 p. 2. Squella, F. 1986. Forage and fuel production from salt affected waste land in Chile. Reclamation and Revegetation Research. Vol. 5(1-3) 41-48. 3. Squella, F. y SOTO, G. 1993. Desarrollo de sistemas agroforestales in la zona de tendencia desértica y mediterránea árida y semiárida de Chile. Proyecto FAO/Holanda. Serie Doc. Téc. N°5. La Serena, Chile, 83 p. 4. Meneses, R. y Squella, F. 1966. Los Arbustos forrajeros. En. I. Ruiz (ed.). Praderas para Chile (INIA). 2da. Edición. Cap. 7. p.:149-170. 5. Ovalle, C. y Squella, F. 111996. Terrenos de pastoreo con pastizales anuales en el área de influencia climática mediterránea. En. Praderas para Chile. 2da. Edición. Cap. 23. p.: 429-466.
DisciplineNatural Resource Management
Last updated12/01/2007 15:08:00
 

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