Sasha is an undergraduate student in the Anderegg Lab at UC Santa Barbara. She is studying Biological Sciences with an interest in ecology and botany. She is currently working on a research project under graduate student Michael Burnett. The project consists of correcting mapping errors of coconut palm farming in the South Pacific islands using QGIS to ultimately see the difference between native vegetation and coconut palm land cover. She aspires to work in the field of conservation and enjoys being outside.