Ingrid Taylar

Lives In

San Francisco, California

  • City editor, writer, and photographer for About.com until 2009.
  • Independent book researcher credited in 16 best-selling books and in four book series.
  • Photography featured in publications such as "Colorado Review," "U.S. Fish and Wildlife News," "Function Ecology Magazine," and more.
  • Completed 24-hour Hazwoper certification for oil spill response, received training in wildlife rescue field response, and volunteered for the Emergency Animal Rescue Service.

Experience

Ingrid Taylar worked at About.com until 2009 as a city editor, writer, and photographer, covering civic and cultural issues and events in San Francisco. She has also been a book researcher—credited in 16 best-selling books and in four book series. Her photography appears in publications, such as "Colorado Review," "U.S. Fish and Wildlife News," and "Functional Ecology Magazine."

She is based in San Francisco, California, where she regularly donates her time and work to benefit environmental and animal advocacy organizations. She has worked as a wildlife rehabilitation volunteer and completed 24-hour Hazwoper certification for oil spill response, received training in wildlife rescue field response, and volunteered for Emergency Animal Rescue Service. She also co-administered the Wildlife Conservation Pass Project—a grassroots project to implement a new revenue pass for the National Wildlife Refuge system.

Awards and Publications

Colorado Review

U.S. Fish and Wildlife News

Functional Ecology Magazine

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