Fernando Luna

Provisionally licensed assessor
Licence number:


Licensed assessor since 22 November 2016

Assessor performance

0 reports submitted. Performance not verified. Qualified to lead HCV and HCV-HCSA assessments.


I have worked for more than 20 years as a consultant in environmental management and conservation of biodiversity and natural resources. For four years I have been working on studies of High Conservation Values -AVC-. I am specialized in integrating the topics of landscape ecology and hydrology by applying remote sensing techniques and GIS geographic information systems. I have been involved in the environmental management of oil palm since the year of 1998.


Forest ecology, Hydrology, Soils, Freshwaters, Carbon studies, Landscape ecology, Biodiversity conservation, Ecosystem services
, Stakeholder consultation, Participatory rural appraisal, Participatory mapping , GIS, Remote sensing, Land use change, LIDAR, Carbon mapping

Thematic scope

Land use planning, Habitat management/restoration, Protected areas, Freshwaters management, Environmental and social impact assessments
Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO)
Oil palm


Northern America, Caribbean, Central America, South America


Language Spanish (Native or bilingual proficiency)
Language English (Good working proficiency)
Language Portuguese (Limited working proficiency)