Mark Yokoyama

Mark Yokoyama is a naturalist, author and wildlife educator living on Saint Martin. He has published two editions of The Incomplete Guide to the Wildlife of Saint Martin, the first book of its kind on the island. He is also co-founder and Treasurer of the non-profit association Les Fruits de Mer. Les Fruits de Mer organises four major wildlife events for the public on Saint Martin and conducts a variety of workshops and presentations in local schools.

Mark has collaborated with a number of scientists and conservation organisations, and has contributed wildlife photography to many books, journals and educational resources. He writes a weekly column about birds in St. Maarten’s The Daily Herald and has been a featured speaker at a variety of local and regional conferences and events.

His books and articles are available for free download at



Island Conservationists, Participants.