Saira Haider, MEM



Saira is a quantitative ecologist interested in GIS, ecological model development, and decision support tools.


Saira completed her Masters of Environmental Management at the Nicholas School of the Enivironment, where she specialized in geographic information systems and statistical analysis using R programming software. Before joining USGS, she worked in Mexico on payments for ecosystem services projects and grassroots conservation efforts. 


B.A., Physics with minors in Mathematics and Environmental Science, Knox College, 2010

M.E.M., Ecosystem Science and Conservation, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, 2015