Aliesha Jane Hvala
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Aliesha is an environmental scientist passionate about leveraging innovative technology and data-driven approaches to address complex environmental challenges. She earned a Bachelor of Environmental Science from Charles Darwin University, followed by a Bachelor of Science (Honours) with First Class honours. Her primary area of specialisation is in environmental remote sensing, specifically using Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS). She is certified to operate various types of RPAS platforms and has practical experience conducting research in remote areas of northern Australia. In addition to her research activities, she engages in training sessions with Ranger groups, aimed to equip them with foundational skills and knowledge to use drones for conservation and monitoring efforts on Country. Aliesha is currently pursuing a Ph.D. at the North Australia Centre for Autonomous Systems (NACAS). Working in collaboration with the Anindilyakwa Land and Sea Rangers, she aims to develop an operational framework integrating RPAS and Artificial Intelligence (AI) into marine debris monitoring and retrieval strategies around the Groote Archipelago.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water


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