Sheila Abad Herrero

+34 942 20 16 16 Ext. 56135



  • Degree in Geography from the Universidad de Cantabria (2004-2008).
  • MsC in GIS programming with Python.

Since 2008 she has been part of the IHCantabria GIS team, focusing his professional activity on the automation of spatial analysis and impact management, exposure and coastal risks. She is also in charge of spatial information management and training, both in-house and external, in the use and management of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) applied to the integral water cycle.   


  • Back-End: Python
  • Datos: SQL Server / Postgre + PostGIS
  • Sistemas de Informaci贸n Geogr谩fica: ArcGIS (Desktop) / QGIS (Desktop).


Regional Scale:

  • Plan Marco LICs Acu谩ticos Cantabria – Implementaci贸n del Plan Marco de Gesti贸n de los espacios acu谩ticos de la Red Natura 2000 en Cantabria

Web Proyecto

  • Estudio sobre la adaptaci贸n al cambio clim谩tico de la costa del Principado de Asturias

Visor Web

National Scale:

  • Multi Hazard Risk Assessment System for the Coast of Oman , MHRAS

Video Proyecto

  • The Integrated Coastal Zone Management in the Northern Coast of Egypt. A scoping study

Visor Web

  • Valuing Protective Services of Mangroves in the Philippines

Technical Report

Supranational Scale

Estudio Regional de los Efectos del Cambio Clim谩tico en la Costa de Am茅rica Latina y Caribe (ALyC)

Visor & Web Proyecto

Global Scale

The Global Value of Mangroves for Risk Reduction

Technical Report