Brian Baskerville

Geography Expert

Education

M.A., Geography and GIScience, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

B.S., History and Biology, South Dakota State University

B.S., Global Studies, South Dakota State University

Introduction

  • Geography expert with expertise in conservation, geospatial technology, and more
  • International experience in over 30 countries

Experience

Brian Baskerville wrote about a variety of geography topics, drawing on his extensive expertise in the field. Baskerville received a master's degree in geography and geographic information science from University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He has worked extensively with governmental agencies and NGOs alike, including the U.S. Department of State and USDA.

Education

Baskerville earned a master's degree in geography and geographic information science from University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He also has bachelor's degrees in history, biology, and global studies from South Dakota State University.

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