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Elissa Sursara

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Elissa Sursara
Queensland, Australia
-24.846565, 149.765625 View on map
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Elissa Sursara is an environmental scientist, diver and correspondent working on behalf of endangered species, threatened habitats and all animals in crisis. She works with some of the world's top environmental organisations. Elissa is an ambassador for the WWF's Earth Hour, 1% for the Planet, and Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors and others. Elissa formerly contributed to the National Geographic and at present, writes about environmental issues for the Huffington Post.

Her website,, is a professional and conservation based rescourse with up to date career information, as well as important information about the world's most priority species and habitats.

Elissa interacts with followers on InstagramTwitter and Facebook and shares field and campaign footage on YouTube.

She donned her first wetsuit at fourteen and has clocked hundreds of dives across an impressive career in the environmental field in more than fifteen locations, including the Antarctic.



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