Delphinus (PD) project co-coordinator Jeffrey Mangel is originally
from New York State and has worked with PD since 2001. He graduated
from Duke University in 2003 with a Masters of Environmental Management.
Jeff also has a Masters of Science in Environmental Science from
the SUNY College of Environmental Science.
Prior to his work with PD he resided in Hawaii where he participated
in numerous research and conservation projects including studies
of hawksbill turtles, monk seals, coral reef ecology and seabird
conservation. He also worked on a number of sea turtle nesting
beach projects in Costa Rica and Suriname.
In 2003 Jeff was awarded a Fulbright scholarship to work with
PD to study marine otters in southern Peru. He also helps coordinate
PD’s ongoing seabird, sea turtle and shark projects. Jeff
currently resides in Hawaii and works for the NOAA Pacific Islands
Regional Office as a Resource Management Liaison.