First Issue of African Sea Turtle Newsleter Published


Dr. Manjula Tiwari has just launched the first issue of the African Sea Turtle Newsletter:exit This is a free, bi-annual electronic publication about the biology and conservation of sea turtles in Africa, and the behind-the-scenes stories of people who work with sea turtles on this continent. The newsletter has seven Regional Editors, each overseeing publications for a handful of countries, and an Editorial Board from 16 African countries and its offshore islands. Publications are accepted in English, French, Spanish, and Portuguese.

Dr. Tiwari is a marine turtle ecologist with the Marine Mammal and Turtle Division at the NOAA Southwest Fisheries Science Center. For more information about Dr. Tiwari’s work, please contact her at or visit the links below.