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Yogesh Khare, Ph.D.

Water Quality Scientist

Yogesh Khare joins the Everglades Foundation as Environmental Engineer. Hailing from India, Khare completed his bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering at the University of Mumbai. A wholehearted Gator, Khare went on to earn both his Master’s degree and Ph.D. in Coastal Engineering and Biological Engineering, respectively, from the University of Florida. His expertise in the area of hydrologic and water quality modeling and model behavior analysis with applications to Florida’s unique and complex hydrology makes him a perfect addition to the Foundation’s science team. As Environmental Engineer, Khare is excited to contribute to the mission of Everglades restoration; and when he’s not busy saving the Everglades, Khare enjoys Hindustani Music (Indian Classical Music) and Indian cuisine.