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The members of the 2000 Forestry 4493 International Forestry and Natural Resources would like to thank the following people and organizations for generously giving their time and effort to ensure that we had a memorable trip to Honduras.

ESNACIFOR: Esuela Nacionnal de Ciencias Forstales: National School of Forest Science

Ing. Manuel Hernandez Paz, Executive Director

Ing. Elmer Mauricio Cruz Garcia, the Coordinator of Training

Ing. Menelio Bardales, OSU Alumnus '95, ESNACIFOR Alumnus

Ing. Oscar Leveron, Chief of the Seed Bank

Ing. Salvador Romero

Ing. Kasuhiko Sakai, JICA

Dr. Samuel Rivera

Dr. Jose Melgar

Ing. Daniel Galeano

Jardin Botanico de Lancetilla: Lancetilla Botanical Garden

Das.Ciro Navarro, Director

Fundacion PROLANSATE

Rafael Sambula, Executive Director

Efrain Ruiz, President of the foundation

Salomon Benitez, General Administrator

Juan Pablo Lino, guide

Parque Arqueologico de los Copan Ruinas: Copan Ruins Archaeological Park

Osar Cruz, Jefe Regional de Occidente del Intituto Hondureno de Antropologia e Historia

Oscar Lara, guide

Fincas Las Glorias

Gaspar Pineda, Generl Manager

Roberto Diaz del Valle, agronomist

Proyecto Aldea Global (PAG)

Angel Carcamo, Regional Coordinator

Emilio Erazo, Coordinator de Equipo de Extencionistas de Campo

Trinidad Flores, Extencionista

Vecinos Mundiales (World Neighbors)

Estella Padilla, Coordinator

Aerradero Sansone

Jose Munoz, Head of Forestry Department

Special thanks to Fabian Loba at Valle de Angeles for allowing us in after closing and for your beautiful crafts and to the many artisans there thank you for sharing your talents.