EDGE Community

Olivia Couchman MSc
Locations:
London
Roles:
  • Project Co-ordinator
[General description section]

Olivia is the EDGE Fellows Co-ordinator. She is responsible for coordinating the EDGE Fellowship Programme. The EDGE Fellows Programme supports aspiring in-country conservationists who carry out research on little known EDGE species.

Olivia has an MSc in Biodiversity Survey from the University of Sussex. Before undertaking this qualification she conducted research on the impact of slash and burn techniques on Tanzanian herpetofauna, and has helped coordinate a marine turtle monitoring project on the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica. Before ZSL Olivia worked for environmental charity, Healthy Planet where she developed a crowd-funding platform for international grassroots conservation projects.

 

Relevant species:
None specified
Projects:
None specified
Organisation
ZSL