| Pankaj Sekhsaria is a researcher, writer and photographer based in India. He is a member of the environmental action group, Kalpavriksh and edits the bi-monthly newsletter the Protected Area Update that carries news and information on wildlife and protected areas from across South Asia. He has worked extensively in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands and has authored three books
Troubled Islands - Writings on the environment and indigenous people of the A&N Islands (2003)
The Jarawa Tribal Reserve Dossier - Cultural and Biological Diversities in the Andaman Islands (Jt. Editor) (2010)
The State of Wildlife in North East India: 1996-2011.
His new book, scheduled for publication in February 2014 is The Last Wave - An island novel. It is based in the Andaman islands and is being published by Harper Collins India.