Brighid Ó Dochartaigh
Brighid Ó Dochartaigh is a Chartered Geologist with an MSc in Hydrogeology and nearly 20 years postgraduate experience in groundwater resources, protection and management in the UK and internationally. She is a senior hydrogeologist with the British Geological Survey, based in Edinburgh, and has worked throughout the UK, and internationally on development projects in Africa, central Asia, China and the Middle East. Brighid’s hydrogeological experience includes groundwater in difficult (e.g. low permeability) environments; promoting knowledge exchange for African groundwater; urban groundwater; groundwater-surface water interaction; groundwater monitoring, vulnerability assessment and management; groundwater chemistry in Scottish aquifers; and climate change and groundwater.