IUCN, United Kingdom

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Freshwater Information Platform

Savrina Carrizo

Savrina Carrizo (PhD) joined the IUCN Freshwater Biodiversity Unit in 2012 having recently completed her PhD in the Department of Zoology at the University of Cambridge. Her thesis focused on changes in the distribution and abundance of North American breeding birds. She has strong analytical skills as required to deal with the large species data sets compiled through the BioFresh project. Before joining IUCN she majored in computer science and ecology at the University of Sydney, Australia and has applied her programming/spatial analysis/statistics skills to a range of data-intensive biological and environmental problems in a research capacity as well as business-related issues in a management consultant capacity.