TaraLumpkin

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Name Tara Waters Lumpkin
Title Editor-in-Chief
Organization
Dept/Publication Voices for Biodiversity
Address
El Prado, NM 87529 USA
Phone 575-779-0856
Phone Type Cell
Fax 575-776-2727
Website www.voicesforbiodiversity.org
Twitter Account @v4bio
Freelance Website
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About Me Tara Waters Lumpkin is editor-in-chief of the ezine Voices for Biodiversity which publishes stories from citizen eco-reporters from around the globe. She has been involved in environmental journalism as both a writer and researcher since 1988 when she interned for High Country News, an environmental newspaper based in Paonia, Colorado, that covers the American West. She has published poetry, fiction, and nonfiction, has won more than half a dozen writing prizes, fellowships, and grants, and is currently at work on an eco-memoir. In addition, she has been an adjunct professor in the Department of Writing and Media at Loyola College, Maryland and she also holds a PhD in Environmental and Medical Anthropology. Tara has conducted journalism on the environment in Namibia, Rwanda, Kenya, South Africa, Panama, and Tibet.