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Dr. Donna J. Shaver

National Park Service 2010

Institution(s) / Organization(s):
US National Park Service

Dr. Shaver is Chief of the Division of Sea Turtle Science and Recovery at Padre Island National Seashore, with the US National Park Service. She specializes in sea turtle research and conservation.

Ph.D. in Zoology, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, U.S.A., 2000

M.S. in Biology, Texas A&I University, Kingsville, Texas, U.S.A., 1984

B.S. in Wildlife Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, U.S.A., 1981

Area of Expertise / Interest:
Sea Turtle Research and Preservation; Endangered Species

Preferred Language:   English

Mailing Address:
Padre Island National Seashore
U.S. National Park Service
P.O. Box 181300
Corpus Christi, TX 78480-1300
Telephone: +1 361-949-8173 x226
Fax: +1 361-949-1312

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Links to Projects or Publications:
Padre Island National Seashore

Keywords:   Sea turtle; Conservation, Endangered species, Harte Heroes 2014

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