The UPLB College of Forestry and Natural Resources (CFNR)

Training Center for Tropical Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability

TREES is the Training Center for Tropical Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability, an international training center of the College of Forestry and Natural Resources, U.P. Los Baños.

TREES organizes continuing education courses on a wide range of subjects concerning tropical forestry, natural resource conservation, and ecosystems management.

TREES engages highly competent trainers and facilitators from a pool of UPLB faculty and staff members, as well as experts from collaborating agencies, institutions, and organizations.

TREES offers the right learning environment provided by its training and accomodation facilities, the UPLB campus and the lush Mount Makiling Forest Reserve.


Dixon T. Gevaña


Jayvee Lee O. Aquino

Administrative Aide III

Lemuel V. Buquid

Administrative Assistant I

Jaime O. Casipong

Administrative Aide III

Arlene A. Dao

Administrative Assistant II

George G. Deomano

Administrative Aide IV

Danilo M. Malana

Administrative Aide III

Justina T. Malinao

Administrative Officer II

Regina A. Mendoza-Armiendo

University Extension Specialist II

George M. Meneses

Administrative Aide V

Ann Jilian U. Ortega

Administrative Officer II

Elenita L. Racelis

University Extension Specialist II

Ryan D. Rodriguez

Administrative Officer I

Domingo B. Suiza

Administrative Aide III

Ma. Jesusa C. Tandang

Dormitory Manager II

Justin M. Yuson

Administrative Assistant II

Lodging and Training Facilities