AnaGBautistaAna García Bautista has a Master’s degree on Sustainable River Management and Integrated Water Management. She has experience on research and consultancy in the field of stream ecology and water management, particularly dealing with the technical aspects of the European Water Framework Directive (WFD) implementation,  both in France and Spain: assessment of water bodies status; Basin Management Plans; hydro-ecoregions for river typology; pressure-impact studies; instream flows; river continuity; riverine ecosystem services; best management practices in reservoirs, etc.

Her skills include the biological monitoring of rivers, both sampling and indexes application for macroinvertebrates, diatoms, macrophytes and fish, physico-chemical parameters and hydrogeomorphological status; GIS applied to water management and free software.