Dr. Francisca Massardo

Chile

Biography

Dr. Francisca Massardo is an ethnobotanist and plant physiologist who has authored many publications about biocultural conservation science and philosophy. She is the President of┬áthe Fundacion Centro Cabo de Hornos. She co-founded the Parque Etnobotanico Omora, and serves as educator and administrator for the Universidad de Magallanes – Centro Universitario Puerto Williams, and the Instituto de Ecologia y Biodiversidad (IEB, Chile – Magallanes). Her office is in Puerto Williams, Provincia Ant├írtica Chilena, Reserva de Biosfera Cabo de Hornos.