Wesley Evans is a freshwater ecologist with a Master of Science degree in Ecological Sciences and a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Biological Sciences from the University of KwaZulu-Natal (PMB). Wesley has two years working experience in the field of aquatic sciences at UKZN and INR, where he carried out biomonitoring on estuaries, rivers and impoundments. He has been involved in a wide range of projects across KwaZulu-Natal and has a particular interest in the conservation of freshwater resources.
Wesley has been a member of the South African Society for Aquatic Sciences (SASAqS), having attended and presented at a number of their conferences. He has also attended several other events such as the de Beers/Oppenheimer Research Symposium and the Fountainhill Estate Research Symposium.