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Maria Ridoutt-Orozco

Community Education Specialist 2
Cooperative Extension Kern County
1031 South Mount Vernon Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93307
mridoutt@ucanr.edu Create VCard

Also in:
Tulare County
Kings County



Maria works at the University of California Cooperative Extension office in Bakersfield, as a climate-smart agriculture specialist.
She provides technical assistance to farmers from Kern, Kings and Tulare counties to facilitate access to state funding. Part of her job also involves conducting outreach on climate-smart agriculture and creating educational materials for farmers in English and Spanish.
She received her degree in Environmental Engineering (B.S.) from Agraria La Molina University in Peru and has done research on the reuse of wastewater in Yamagata University in Japan.
After moving to the United States in 2020, she has worked in several environmental education and climate change projects in Connecticut and California. 


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Climate-Smart Agriculture

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