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Javier Hurtado is a biologist and an educator working in the classroom, on the radio, in the field and at the university to generate awareness about mangroves and sustainable development.

In addition to teaching in a variety of contexts, Javier is involved with Sinergia, an sustainability network using art, communications and community dialogue to build awareness around the future of Colon.