Northern Ireland Officer
Cathy Gibson is IWDG Northern Ireland Officer. She graduated from Queen’s University Belfast with a BSc (Hons) in Marine Biology with professional studies and is currently working towards an MSc in Ecological Management & Conservation Biology at Queen’s. Cathy’s MSc project is currently being finalised and will be working with cetaceans & bioacoustic data. At present she is working in the Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute and is a certified MMO with experience in boat and land surveys. Alongside AFBI, Cathy has worked on a photo-ID project in Northern Ireland using social media as a tool to add to existing data and an acoustic monitoring project of harbour porpoises in the Skerries & Causeway SAC.