Satish Prasad is Technical Officer – Landscape Planning at Wetlands International South Asia.
Satish has over six years of experience in wetlands related research, conservation, and remote sensing. He specializes in remote sensing and landscape ecology and is responsible for conducting ecological assessments, mapping, monitoring and landscape level management of priority wetlands.
He graduated from the Institute of Environmental Studies, Kurukshetra University, Haryana with a Master’s degree in environmental science. Before that, Satish received a B.Sc. (Hons.) in Botany from Delhi University. He submitted his Ph.D. thesis at Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi where his research focused on assessing the riverine landscape dynamics and river health. It aims to explore the potential of remote sensing and machine learning in explaining the landscape patterns, processes and predicting river health.
Satish has 12 peer-reviewed journal articles to his credit.