Dr Orlando Lam-Gordillo

Coastal Marine Ecologist


PhD in Biological Sciences. Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia.
Master’s degree in Marine Biology (MSc). Centre for Researchand Advanced Studies of the National Polytechnic Institute (CINVESTAV-IPN), Merida, Yucatan, Mexico.
Bachelor’s in Biology Science (BSc). Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Science and Arts of Chiapas (UNICACH).

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Orlando is broadly trained marine ecologist. He has particular interest in biodiversity, ecosystems functioning, restoration, and conservation. His expertise ranges from taxonomical identification, functional ecology, ecosystem health assessment, conservation plans, project management, collating and analysing large datasets, to original research using macrobenthic organisms as species model.