David Macdonald

Dr David Macdonald

Senior Hydrogeologist

Location: BGS Wallingford

Tel: 01491 69 2306

E-mail David Macdonald

ORCID: 000000033475636X

Biography

  • 2010 – ongoing : Head of Station, BGS Wallingford
  • 1989 – ongoing : Hydrogeologist, British Geological Survey
  • 2012 –2019 : PhD University of Reading, Groundwater flows in an urbanised floodplain and implications for environmental management
  • 1989 : MSc University of Newcastle, Water Resource Systems Engineering
  • 1984 –1988 : BSc University of Edinburgh, Geophysics

Current projects and collaboration

Research interests

  • Groundwater flooding
  • Groundwater policy and management
  • Groundwater resource assessment
  • Raising awareness of groundwater issues

Skills

  • Groundwater resource assessment and management in the UK and internationally
  • Wide experience of project management in the UK and overseas
  • Information Technology, including: GIS, R, databasing, HTML
  • Communicating information on groundwater to non-specialists

Published outputs

Key papers