Claudia Santori

PhD candidate, University of Sydney

I have been doing conservatin oriented research into turtles in the Murray River. I have also been involved with TurtleSAT (, which is a citizen science project that is being implimented to track turtle sightings and monitor turtle populations within the Murray Darling Basin, as all local turtle species are now in a serious population decline due to various factors.


  • 2016 
    University of Oxford, MSc Biodiversity Conservation and Management
  • 2014 
    University of Stirling, BSc (Honours) Animal Biology

Professional Memberships

  • Society for Conservation Biology
  • Royal Society of Biology
  • Australian Society of Herpetologists