Josh joined NRP as our GIS & Data Officer in February 2021. Josh graduated from Aberdeen University in 2020 with First class honours degree in Ecology; which included an honours project on assessing the impacts of management practices on vegetation at a NatureScot NNR. During his degree Josh worked on various projects, all of which enhanced his data handling and analysis skills. In 2020, Josh was involved in an ecological project undertaking woodland vegetation surveys and providing advice on how to manage the ground flora. Other previous jobs include lab technician and teaching assistant at Aberdeen University.