Putting the World in World Sea Turtle Day

Excavating a Leatherback Nest
Dr. Manjula Tiwari excavating a leatherback nest with State University of Papua student and a local beach patroller at Jamursba-Medi Beach, Papua. Photo courtesy of Manjula Tiwari.

Listen to an interview with NOAA Fisheries biologist and sea turtle scientist Manjula Tiwari. Dr. Tiwari works all over the world helping communities that live near sea turtle nesting beaches to protect their sea turtle populations. She works with many species of sea turtles, including one of the most endangered, the Pacific leatherback. Click here to listen to this timely and interesting interview.

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