Amanda Mascarelli

Amanda Mascarelli

Amanda Mascarelli is a freelance journalist specializing in science, health and environmental issues. Her work appears in publications such as Audubon, Nature, High Country News, Los Angeles Times, Science News for Kids, The New York Times, and others

Articles by this Author

Published: July-August 2012

Marine protected areas offer a safe haven for seabirds, fish, and mammals.

Published: November-December 2009

When dead whales sink to the seafloor, their enormous carcasses give life.

Published: September-October 2013

Ornithologists document the lives of millions of songbirds in the Arctic.

Published: 12/18/2013

The Gulf of Mexico is one of the country's energy hotspots. It's also home to deep-sea organisms that are a vital link in the marine ecosystem.