Michael H. Ogden, PE , LEED AP, is founding director and principal of Natural Systems International (NSI), based in Santa Fe, New Mexico. NSI a leading applied biotechnology and ecological engineering firm focused on plant based, lo-tech waste treatment. Their website is: http://www.natsys-inc.com.
Ogden was first introduced to the area by the Azuero Earth Project to work on a proposed EcoResort and volunteered his time to hold a seminar to explain the basics of his innovative system. As a result, Ogden designed a waste treatment system for the new Panther exhibit at the Summit Zoo outside of Panama City.