David Saavedra

Geospatial Technical Lead

David is a member of the geospatial team whose work focuses on high-resolution stream mapping and terrain analysis. Prior to joining the Chesapeake Conservancy, David worked for the United States Geological Survey Eastern Geographic Science Center mapping headwater streams using LiDAR and modeling sediment fluxes throughout the Bay watershed. David holds a Bachelors in Environmental Science from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County and has a background in hydrology and geospatial analysis. A native of Southern Maryland, David enjoys fishing, brewing beer, and spending time outdoors.