Environmental Public Policy Fellow

Author. Journalist. Photographer. Editor. Multimedia Producer. Speaker.


Tigers Forever, co-authored with award-winning National Geographic photographer Steve Winter, melds images

of tigers and their secret behaviors with insights into why one of the world’s most iconic species is facing extinction and follows extraordinary efforts to save them.                              

National Geographic Books

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                                  What Tiger King Doesn’t Show



                                 The Tigers Next Door

                                 How Syrian Zoo Animals Escaped A War-Ravaged City

                                 African great ape bushmeat crisis intensifies

                                 Kaziranga: the Front Line of India’s Rhino Wars

                                 Controversial policy could spur tiger trade in China       

                                 Proposed Trump policy threatens Critically Endangered Grauer’s gorilla              


                                 Exclusive: Tiger Temple Accused of Supplying Black Market

                                 Chaos, Questions Surround Temple as Tigers Seized               

                                 More Controversy for Tiger Temple

                                 Months After Raid Tiger Temple, Plans for Offshoot Zoo Forge Ahead


                                                        China’s Threat to Wild Tigers


                                                        Is India Selling Out Its Tigers?

                                   As Asian Luxury Market Grows, A Surge in Tiger Killings in India


                                  São Paolo Trafficking: Smuggling Brazil’s Wildlife

                                  Saving the Greater Sage Grouse

                                  US a Major Destination for Trafficked Latin American Wildlife

                                  Pangolins in Peril

                                                         Speaking For Tigers: A Call to End Asia’s Illegal Trade   

                                   The City Where Bear Paw Soup is What’s for Dinner


                                   Poaching for Chinese Markets Pushes Tigers to the Brink


                                              A Cautionary Tale: Tar Sands Oil and Health

                                              Congress Stalls as Evidence of Fracking  Harm Mounts

                                                            The Pollinator Predicament

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As a journalist, author, National Geographic Explorer and Global Fellow at the Wilson Center,  Sharon researches and writes on wildlife, ecosystems and the threats they face, with a focus on wildlife trafficking, conservation initiatives and zoonotic disease. She also covers energy, climate change and environmental health and pollution issues. Sharon photographs, produces multimedia, does pubic lectures – and works as contributing producer on TV and documentary projects.

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