TUFTY, Barbara. American, b. 1923. Genres: Environmental sciences/ Ecology, Sciences, Natural history. Career: Conservation Editor, Audubon Naturalist Society, since 1985. Staff Writer and Correspondent, Science News, 1948-70; Science Writer, National Academy of Sciences, 1970-72; Editor, National Science Foundation Bulletin, Washington, D.C., 1972-84. Publications: (trans.) Crafts and Culture in the Ivory Coast, 1967; 1001 Questions Answered about Natural Land Disasters, 1970, repr 1978, Cells- Units of Life, 1973; 1001 Questions Answered about Storms, 1972, repr 1987; (co-author) Finding Wildflowers in the Washington-Baltimore Area, 1995. Address: 3812 Livingston St., NW, Washington, DC 20015, U.S.A.