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Prashant Hedao

Asian Nature Conservation Foundation / Centre for Ecological Sciences at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore INDIA

  •    Asian Nature Conservation Foundation / Centre for Ecological Sciences at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore INDIA

  •    phedao@scgis.org

  •    Member Profile

  • I am a Landscape Architect/Environmental Planner, GIS Analyst and an Architect with over two decades of experience using GIS in various fields such as Ecological Planning and Biodiversity Conservation. I am currently a doctoral candidate in Geography at University of California at Davis (USA), now based at Centre for Ecological Sciences, Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore doing my dissertation research. Before Davis I was working as the planning coordinator on long-term tsunami rehabilitation planning at Auroville in South India and flood affected areas in northern India. Earlier I worked at Esri, World Wildlife Fund-US, Environmental Agency of Abu Dhabi and UC Berkeley.

    I have a Masters in Landscape Architecture from University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (USA) and a Bachelor in Architecture from Sir JJ College of Architecture, University of Mumbai (India).