This field intensive introduces the tropical savanna biome and landscapes of northern Australia,
Dr Carla Eisemberg (De Alvarenga)
Dr. Carla Eisemberg gained her Master’s degree from the National Institute for Amazon Research in Brazil and her PhD from the Institute for Applied Ecology at the University of Canberra. She has been studying freshwater turtles for over 10 years in Amazônia, Australia, Papua New Guinea and Timor-Leste. Her main interests are ecology, conservation and management of reptiles and amphibians, with emphasis on environmental education. Among her publications is the Gulf Province (PNG) best seller “The Adventures of Piggy in the Kikori Region”. She is currently a Research Associate at RIEL, Charles Darwin University.