Dr. Avantika Bhaskar – Project Manager (Research and Development)

Avantika has a Master’s degree in Environmental Biology. Her interest lies in water management and she has worked on various aspects of wetland management which focus on challenges of managing wetlands as bird sanctuaries in the state of Tamil Nadu; urban and peri-urban wetland management for water sustainability and flood mitigation; and conservation and management of riparian forests and tropical mountain wetlands for water resilience. She has published her work in peer-reviewed scientific journals and presented the findings at national and international conferences. Her key job responsibilities include policy research, data analyses, networking with stakeholders, and documentation.