Dr. Jeff Creque

Director of Rangeland and Agroecosystem Management, Carbon Cycle Institute

Co-founder of the Marin Carbon Project and Director of Rangeland and Agroecosystem Management at the Carbon Cycle Institute, where he is engaged in training Ranchers, Farmers, Resource Conservation Districts and others in strategies for increasing carbon capture and sequestration on working lands within a whole-farm planning and implementation framework known as Carbon Farm Planning.  Jeff ran a highly diversified farm and watershed restoration project in Bolinas from 1984 to 2004, served as Field Conservationist for the Marin Resource Conservation District from 2004 to 2008, and served as Agroecologist for Nan Tucker McEvoy at her Petaluma Olive Ranch from 1997 to 2014.  Jeff has over thirty-five years of experience in organic agriculture, rangeland management and watershed restoration.  He holds a Ph.D. in Rangeland Ecology and is a California State Board of Forestry Certified Rangeland Manager and USDA‐Natural Resources Conservation Service Certified Conservation Planner.