Noam Shany

Noam Shany is a passionate bird watcher who has traveled to more than 100 countries to assemble a world list that ranks among the top…

Sascha Dueker

Sascha Dueker is a conservation biologist with a fascination for parrots ever since his childhood. He says “they are among birds what the primates are…

Dr Corwin Sullivan

Corwin Sullivan is a vertebrate palaeontologist with the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada, and the Philip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum in nearby Wembley. His…

Judith Mirembe

Judith is a well-trained bird guide and the chairperson of the Uganda Women Birders, an initiative to increase the number of women in nature guiding,…

Faraaz and Derek

Faraaz Abdool and Derek Keats are responsible for most of what goes on behind the scenes on Learn-the-Birds. Faraaz is an internationally published freelance conservation…

Eladio Fernandez

Eladio Fernandez is an iLCP Associate Fellow, a naturalist, researcher, and an author from the Dominican Republic. He has an extensive image bank on Caribbean…

Dr Gabriel Jamie

Gabriel Jamie became interested in science as a child through watching birds, first in Cape Town and then in the United Kingdom. This has resulted…

Freya McGregor

Freya McGregor, OTR/L, CIG is the Birdability Coordinator and Occupational Therapist. Birding since childhood, her ‘dodgy’ knee often creates an accessibility challenge for her. With…

Ground-hornbill researchers

Kyle-Mark Middleton and Carrie Hickman are students (PhD and MSc, respectively) at the FitzPatrick Institute, University of Cape Town. Kyle and Carrie both completed their…

Denis Li

Born and raised in Mauritius, Denis Li initially went to Toulouse, France to study medicine but in the end, found himself in biology and ecology,…