Carl Safina was named one of Audubon’s 100 Most Influential Conservationists of the 20th Century. He is the author of six books and numerous articles on the human relationship with nature, especially the sea.

Articles by Carl Safina

The Elements: Sea

How Climate Change is Sinking Seabirds

By Carl Safina
January 26, 2015 — In warming oceans, seabirds’ food chains are headed straight to the bottom.

Peter Matthiessen

By Carl Safina
June 25, 2014 — The literary giant and naturalist wrote more than 30 books as well as numerous magazine articles, including for Audubon. A friend and writer shares his memories of the author's later years.